DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2006-01
Re: nullfs stabilization I
On 2006-01-11, Simon 'corecode' Schubert <corecode@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Csaba Henk wrote:
>>>I don't promise anything but try to stay tuned :)
>> Okay it seems Simon means getting this right so no need for me to play
>> the clever boy now.
> I don't want to take away your toy :)
That's kind of you, but it would be stupid if two of us would go on and
code the same thing (unless we shared the job properly -- though
this particular problem seems to be need of an "atomic edit"...).
You seem to be in gear, feel free to admit if in fact that's not the case
> Would you mind explaining what you have in mind?
I wanted to get away with a ncp -> mp style shadowing scheme (instead of
an ncp -> ncp one). It's questionable if such a scheme would be generic
enough (seeing your examples with arbitrary f_oo => Foo, fo_o_ => fOO,
. .. mappings).
And I thought it could be done by not much more than cutting out the hunks from
your patch and inserting elsewhere; now I see it's not that easy.
* * *
I do have now other ideas which are might be worth for more interest,
I'll post them soon as an answer to the appropriate post.