> The devfs quasifiles _ARE_ renamable:
Learn to read. And look through the patch, damnit. ->i_op->rename is NULL.
+static struct inode_operations devfs_iops =
+ default_file_ops: &devfs_fops,
+ lookup: devfs_lookup,
+ link: devfs_link,
+ unlink: devfs_unlink,
+ symlink: devfs_symlink,
+ mkdir: devfs_mkdir,
+ rmdir: devfs_rmdir,
+ mknod: devfs_mknod,
+ readlink: devfs_readlink,
+ follow_link: devfs_follow_link,
Oh, and man strace, please.
> The "good ol' way" is good only till it doesn't stop the progress. It was
> very good to have a live horse as an engine for a cab, but once upon a time
> a man called Henry Ford did start to manufacture a new cabs called Ford T and
> the live horse had became obsolete...
You are missing the career of politician...
ObLiveHorses: this one is _long_ dead. What about dropping all political
drivel to hell where it belongs and moving the _technical_, _kernel-related_
part of the thread to fsdevel?
Sigh... What a pity that there is no NoCeM analogs for MUAs...
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