Implementing a make command
mikal at stillhq.com
Sun Feb 17 15:56:50 EST 2002
On Sun, 17 Feb 2002, Michael Still wrote:
> On Sun, 17 Feb 2002, Bob Edwards wrote:
> > There is also a effort underway to simplify user-land file systems (I'm
> > not sure how this is implemented, but it has something to do with the
> > kernel calling back into a user-land daemon to do the FS work - would be
> > useful for an FTP file system, or a HTTP file system etc.).
> It is interesting that you speak of FTP / HTTP filesystems. I started by
> wanting a HTTP filesystem, but listings of directories don't work -- so
> what I am currently aiming at is a FTP filesystem as a first step.
And I note that there is already a FTP mount command implemented at
http://ftpfs.sf.net -- it still makes it an interesting idle time project
Michael Still (mikal at stillhq.com) UMT+11hrs
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