DragonFly Variant Symlinks port

Julian Elischer julian at elischer.org
Fri Jan 13 19:09:10 PST 2006

bu7cher wrote:

>Hi, All!
>I have make the port of DragonFly BSD Variant Symlinks. (http://www.freebsd.org/projects/ideas/#p-magicsymlinks)
>Pathes for CURRENT can be founded on http://butcher.heavennet.ru/patches/kernel/varsym/. This is first version and i think that work in not complete.
>Port is not fully identical with dfbsd implementation. Syscall interface has been changed (removed messages-related things and some parameters changed to pointers).
>1. src/sys/i386/i386/machdep.c - this initialization needed for each platforms?

I doubt that it has to be in i386/i386/anything..
it should be possible to put it in the Machine independent startup files 
in kern/

>2. I think that here needed some locking implementation.
>3. Document new syscalls.
>Any comments?
>WBR, Andrey V. Elsukov
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