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    SubjectRe: dcache questions
    > One can also refer to LongFileName.exe via one of any combination of
    > aliased directory names:
    > progra~1/GNU Emacs/LongFileName.exe
    > Program Files/gnuema~1/longfi~1.exe
    > This really starts messing with the dcache since there is not a unique
    > dentry for any filename or directory.

    > Does someone have a suggestion of another way to handle these aliases?
    What about always putting short path name in the dcache?
    This way, when you have to lookup for a path, you just have to convert
    it to its short alias if necessary, and then use the dentry lookup.

    Have I missed something?

    Regis "HPReg" Duchesne - Engineering Student at ***** ******** *****
    (O o) I use Linux & 3Com (1135 KB/s over 10Mb/s ethernet)

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