KernelTrap: Reiser4 and VFS Issues
Sep 01, 2004, 02:30 (4 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Continuing the debate over the right way to go about
implementing some of the features found in the newly released
Reiser4, Hans Reiser asked Al Viro to clarify the issues he thinks
could arise from the current implementation. The result was a
brilliant explanation of what problems Al sees, specifically
related to dentry aliasing, and how the current VFS architecture
handles some of these problems.
"Read on for Al's response and further clarification from Linus
Torvalds. The interesting exchange provides some good insight into
the Linux VFS layer..."