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SubjectRe: A few questions.....
Well after doing a bit of thinking on the topic of a portal fs, and I
recall somebody mentioning a sockfs. Would there be any interest in
implementing the entire socket namespace symbolicly in a virtual

Say to connect to port 25 of some host


Or if you wanted it to do the higher level protocol handling like http or




As for the binding something like

Then if say the admin of the system only wanted user foo to be able to
bind to a socket you could do something like

chown foo /sockets/incoming/ip/tcp/inaddr-any/80

Then if people really wanted to they could do away with the BSD socket()
API(evil grin ;) Not that anybody ever would but.....

Any thoughts???


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