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    SubjectRe: varlinks!
    >>>>> "CSA" == C Scott Ananian <> writes:

    CSA> Look at the function do_follow_link(). If
    CSA> inode->i_op->follow_link() returns an error result code, then
    CSA> call inode->i_op->readlink() with the same arguments and check
    CSA> for "${" (or whatever your magic string is). Perform your
    CSA> substitutions and re-resolve at that point.

    Why not just do all this in the libc instead? It seems to be
    troublesome to do it in the kernel.


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