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Linux: Files as Directories

May 24, 2007, 04:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeremy Andrews)

"He noted that this is not the only application of the patch, "others might suggest accessing streams, resource forks or extended attributes through such an interface. However this patch only deals with the non-directory case, so directories would be excluded from that interface. But otherwise this patch doesn't limit the uses of the 'file as directory' concept in any way. It just adds the infrastructure to support these whacky beasts.""

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