Re: Union file system

Alan Cox (
Wed, 27 Nov 1996 20:43:24 +0000 (GMT)

> Won't cut it. We're talking about a system that would allow you to eg.
> mount a CD-ROM drive and then mount another filesystem "over" that, so
> that if you write to the file system, the CD-ROM files are hidden behind
> the new files on the writable media. Would be rather handy in some cases...

Sounds like IFS. Im not sure what happened to IFS however.