HAMMER2 design in progress - 1-2 year time frame
Jeremy C. Reed
reed at reedmedia.net
Wed Jun 15 10:56:35 PDT 2011
On Wed, 11 May 2011, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> In addition, HAMMER2 is going to have two serious restrictions relative
> to other filesystems. (1) HAMMER2 will not support hardlinks. And
> (2) HAMMER2 has no physical way to resolve '..' and will depend on the
> operating system's namecache to handle '..' (which DragonFly's will).
Will DragonFly suggest using other filesystem for / or what will you do
about many third party software that use link(2)?
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