Subject: Re: loopback filesystems
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: tech-net
Date: 08/04/1998 18:19:18
> > Is there a loopback file system implementation available in netbsd?
> "man mount_null"

Yes, but both nullfs and unionfs suffer from some kind of locking bugs,
such that having multiple processes do stuff in the same directory causes
deadlocks.  There are several PRs on this.

--apb (Alan Barrett)