cvs commit: src/sys/kern vfs_subr.c src/sys/fs/devfs devfs_vnops.c

Doug White dwhite at
Wed Nov 9 22:03:51 GMT 2005

dwhite      2005-11-09 22:03:50 UTC

  FreeBSD src repository

  Modified files:
    sys/kern             vfs_subr.c 
    sys/fs/devfs         devfs_vnops.c 
  This is a workaround for a complicated issue involving VFS cookies and devfs.
  The PR and patch have the details. The ultimate fix requires architectural
  changes and clarifications to the VFS API, but this will prevent the system
  from panicking when someone does "ls /dev" while running in a shell under the
  This issue affects HEAD and RELENG_6 only.
  PR:             88249
  Submitted by:   "Devon H. O'Dell" <dodell at>
  MFC after:      3 days
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.128     +24 -0     src/sys/fs/devfs/devfs_vnops.c
  1.652     +4 -0      src/sys/kern/vfs_subr.c

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