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    SubjectRe: Getting IOCTL's into VFS File System Drivers
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    In article <linux.kernel.Pine.LNX.4.10.9911111758560.2217-100000@asdf.capslock.lan>,
    Mike A. Harris <mharris@meteng.on.ca> wrote:

    >Actually, from what I was just reading about Windows 2000,
    >Microsoft is adding a new innovative feature that they single
    >handedly came up with that allows you to "splice" a filesystem
    >onto a directory point.

    JOIN. It's at least 11 years old, and it's existed since MS-DOS
    4.something. It's almost exactly mount, though MS-DOS didn't have
    a procfs to nicely export the mount table.


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    david parsons \bi/ Of course MS could have dropped it, then re-added it
    \/ recently as a New! Thing!

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