cvs commit: src/sys/ufs/ufs ufs_lookup.c

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed Mar 8 12:43:38 PST 2006

In message <440F3FAA.5090804 at>, Scott Long writes:

>The only way to effectively avoid the problem would be to teach UFS to
>completely ignore the '.snap' directory entry when doing a readdir and
>lookup.  That is not the same as what is being discussed with having a
>special hiiden hint flag.

Wouldn't that make it somewhat hard to actually access the snapshots ?

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