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Ghosts of Unix Past: a historic search for design patterns

Ghosts of Unix Past: a historic search for design patterns

Posted Oct 27, 2010 19:10 UTC (Wed) by bfields (subscriber, #19510)
In reply to: Ghosts of Unix Past: a historic search for design patterns by wahern
Parent article: Ghosts of Unix Past: a historical search for design patterns

What happened to the effort to allow ordinary users to do bind mounts?


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Ghosts of Unix Past: a historic search for design patterns

Posted Oct 28, 2010 18:03 UTC (Thu) by mszeredi (subscriber, #19041) [Link]

There's at least one problem remaining: rename/unlink returns EBUSY for mountpoint regardless of which mnt_namespace the mount is in. It's solvable, e.g. by allowing unlink to detach these kinds of mounts, but I haven't gotten around to doing it yet.


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