* To preserve the old syscall, we need to keep this functionality anyway.
* Retrieving directory entries could be expensive over wan links and such,
taking that huge hit on opendir might be a little much (How many times have
I done ls on a large dir and found myself hammering on C-c?)
* opendir sending me past my ulimit or available ram would be an
interesting DoS attack. Too many files, and you can't ls to figure out
what you should start deleting. No globs for you either. =)
If the interface could change, it might be nice to have a timelimit, and
throw an EINTR or some such on a seekdir that amounted to "suck it up and
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