Re: [PATCH][CFT] per-process namespaces for Linux

From: Werner Almesberger (
Date: Sun Feb 25 2001 - 16:57:50 EST

Alexander Viro wrote:
> No kludges actually needed. "Simplified boot sequence" _is_ simplified -
> we overmount the "final" root over ramfs. Initially empty. So you have
> the normal environment when you load ramdisk, etc.

So is this the Holy Grail, err, union mount we've discussed about one year
ago ? I.e.

stat foo # output A
mount /dev/whatever /
stat foo # output B

with A != B ?

If yes, is there also a way to destroy/empty ramfs after this ?

- Werner

 / Werner Almesberger, ICA, EPFL, CH  /
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