ideas about a unioning file system
dmmiller at cvzoom.net
Fri Jun 20 01:51:00 PDT 2003
David Schultz wrote:
> Unionfs in FreeBSD has a number of implementation issues. Many of
> these stem out of locking problems and the fact that VFS layering
> doesn't really work right in FreeBSD. These are fixable details,
> and perhaps FiST addresses some of these.
That's one thing I was curious about. Is there a need to redo the VFS
layer in FreeBSD? Someone mentioned it as a possible to-do item. If
so, would it make it easier to port new filesystems to FreeBSD?
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