Impact of having a large number of open file descriptors

Ivan Voras ivoras at
Mon Jun 2 21:37:10 UTC 2008

Suleiman Souhlal wrote:

> I have an old patch that makes kqueue monitor every file write on the 
> system and return the inode number in the knote's data field: 
> .
> I'd think it shouldn't be too hard to make it per-mountpoint..

How was this intended to be used? Is there something that makes mapping 
inode# to filenames easier than I think it is?

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