lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2000]   [Aug]   [14]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: NTFS-like streams?


    On Mon, 14 Aug 2000, James Sutherland wrote:

    > > OK, NTFS is claimed to support links. I bet that they apply to the
    > > whole bunch of forks/whatever, not to the individual components.
    > > rename() will do...?
    >
    > The same problem comes up if you treat the files as directories. Or
    > mountpoints.

    Umm... Not really. You have _one_ object and you can't split it up.
    man rename and search for EXDEV - you can't rename accross fs boundary.

    > > Welcome to fun with rename() that happens to split them (and that will
    > > be any rename in your variant).
    >
    > We'll have to split them in plenty of cases anyway. Better to regard them

    Such as?

    > as distinct from the outset wherever possible.


    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.rutgers.edu
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:58    [W:0.019 / U:29.812 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site