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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] reiserfs: fix handling of device names with /'s in them
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    On Sun, 16 Jul 2006 20:02:27 PDT, Hans Reiser said:

    > Create a mountpoint which knows how to resolve a/b without using a
    > "directory".

    And said mountpoint gets past the '/' interpretation in the VFS, how, exactly?

    fs/namei.c, do_path_lookup() does magic on a '/' on about the 3rd line.
    So you're going to get handed 'a'.
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