In message <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Marcel Moolenaar writes:

>> In that case, makebdev() has been wrong ever since we changed to
>> mount cdevs in FreeBSD.
>In the sense that we would never find the vnode and thus always return
>zero stats, right?

No, depends on the bmaj <-> cmaj mapping and the truncation.  Off the
top of my head I think it unlikely that we have found anything.

>> You should simply change the makebdev() to makedev() and VBLK to VCHR
>> in the vfinddev() right after.
>Right-o :-)
>> It's still mightily bogus though...
>Yes. A more dynamic solution needs to be used that creates mappings (and
>dev_t values) on the fly.

I guess you're right, but the thought makes me want to barf...

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