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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] private mounts
    On Tue, Apr 26, 2005 at 11:53:01AM +0200, Miklos Szeredi wrote:
    > No. FUSE is not a suid shell, and it's definitely not crap. You are
    > being impolite and without a reason. So don't be surprised if you get
    > burned.

    You're model for user mounts is total crap. The rest of the fuse kernel
    code is quite nice (1).

    > > You're really falling into the Hans Reiser trap - if you just wanted to
    > > add a simple userland filesystem you'd be done by now, but you're trying
    > > to funnel new semantics in through it. Which is by far not as easy as
    > > adding a simple file system driver and needs a lot more though.
    > I've started FUSE in 2001. Did you think it was easy getting this far?

    And that matters how exactly?

    (1) except the rather fishy get_user_pages variant. but I'm not expert
    enough there to comment more
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