On Tue 17 Apr 2007 at 09:32PM, Jason King wrote:
> It sounds like (at least based on the description) that the
> 'Filesystem driven device naming' project might be able to address
> /dev -- it implies that /dev would become a pseudo-fs that could
> perhaps be mounted in a zone (with only the correct devices visible
> for the zone).

This is usually called "slash-dev-fs"-- and it's already integrated
into Nevada; zones was an important design consideration for the
team who wrote it, and they did a nice job.

slash-dev-fs uses UFS (or ZFS) as a backing store; I haven't
thought about how that would interact with the NFS issue.


Daniel Price - Solaris Kernel Engineering - [EMAIL PROTECTED] - blogs.sun.com/dp
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