VFS commit schedule HEADS UP, and vfsx24.patch available - vfs work (expert developers only)
shogun70 at westnet.com.au
Wed Nov 10 12:20:58 PST 2004
Matthew Dillon said:
This will mean that UNIONFS and NULLFS will not work in HEAD for
a week or two. Those people using these filesystems should be sure to
run DragonFly_Stable kernels rather then HEAD for the next ~2 weeks.
Wouldn't UNIONFS and NULLFS be just as suited to being implemented in
userland as any filesystem?
I anticipated some daemon vaguely akin to amd which handles requests to
union and null mounted filesystems. And portalfs, etc, etc. Any
filesystem that is more-or-less a redirection service.
If the user VFS API was ready you might also get more filesystem
developers. Or lower quality filesystem developers. Or a free set of
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