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SubjectRe: ramfs and inode
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Hi Cristiano,

On Thu, 15 Nov 2001, Cristiano Paris wrote:
> I need an explanation, if possible.
>
> I'm pretty sure that a VFS' inode which refers to a ramfs' file is
> never released (i.e. deleted) until that is unlinked. Anyway, I
> cannot find a formal verification of this assertion.

Yes, that's the way it is designed. The struct inode _is_ the ramfs
inode. If you delete the inode, the content is gone...

Greetings
Christoph


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