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    SubjectRe: GFS requirements (was: Non-GPL export of invalidate_mmap_range)
    On Sunday 22 February 2004 05:37, Lars Marowsky-Bree wrote:
    > > > So, how does OpenGFS/GFS achieve the communication? How does it
    > > > interact with the infrastructure (which, I infere from your above
    > > > comments, is meant to reside in user-space)?
    > >
    > > It's done both ways, actually. No new kernel hooks are used in either
    > > case.
    > That doesn't answer my question how you are doing the user-space /
    > kernel communication ;-)

    Hi Lars,

    OpenGFS uses sockets, see:

    > And will the user-space infrastructure to go with GFS be open source
    > too? Questions over questions.

    Yes, it's all to be opened up. If you don't mind, I'd prefer to hold off
    discussing the infrastructure details until the code lands.



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