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

Scott Long scottl at
Wed Mar 8 12:46:45 PST 2006

Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> 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 ?

Sorry, I meant that the dirent would be surpressed from normal lookups 
and readdirs just just while it's unsafe to access it.


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