Re: OK to mount multiple FS in one dir?

From: John R Lenton (
Date: Wed Feb 07 2001 - 02:00:00 EST

On Wed, Feb 07, 2001 at 12:25:10AM -0600, Peter Samuelson wrote:
> [Wakko Warner]
> > I have a question, why was this idea even considered?
> Al Viro likes Plan9 process-local namespaces. He seems to be trying to
> move Linux in that direction. In the past year he has been hacking the
> semantics of filesystems and mounting, probably with namespaces as an
> eventual goal, and this is one of the things that has fallen out of the
> implementation.

Aren't "translucid" mounts the idea behind this?

John Lenton ( -- Random fortune:
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