Subject: Re: kern/36385: systrace and non-existent files
To: None <,,>
From: Michael Piotrowski <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 05/24/2007 18:15:04
The following reply was made to PR kern/36385; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Michael Piotrowski <>
Subject: Re: kern/36385: systrace and non-existent files
Date: Thu, 24 May 2007 20:10:41 +0200

 On 2007-05-24, Elad Efrat <> wrote:
 >> I have received the following comment from Elad Efrat <> in
 >> reply to my posting on tech-kern (apparently he only sent it to me, not
 >> to the list):
 >> | I added a systrace-specific realpath() to solve this problem, so the
 >> | realpath in libc can remain as-is, and the realpath systrace needs can
 >> | work as it expects. however, I can't debug right now because systrace
 >> | keeps panicing for after the newlock2 merge. so...
 >  and thank you very much for posting mail sent to you personally to
 >  a public list without approval. you just guaranteed I won't be touching
 >  this issue at all.
 I'm terribly sorry for this.
 Since your message to me was in response to my posting to the mailing
 list, and since it only contained a statement about an interesting
 approach and no personal or confidential information, I thought you had
 either *intended* to send it to the list, and you had just sent it to me
 by mistake (doing a reply instead of a followup, which can easily
 happen), or that you had also posted it to the list and I had missed the
 posting (not unlikely either, due to strange mail filtering at my work
 Obviously it was me who was mistaken.  Please accept my sincere
 Michael Piotrowski, M.A.                               <>
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