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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] kill i_dev
    > I'm not convinced that returning random numbers to user space is
    > necessarily a great idea.. That said, I think we already do it for unnamed
    > pipes anyway, so I'm more wondering if we should have some way to map
    > these numbews (in user space) to a valid thing, so that they wouldn't just
    > be random numbers.

    That just means someone has to implement a trivial ->getattr wrapper for
    sockfs that zeroes out the st_dev field.

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