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Re: double mounting and other strangeness.

To: pac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: double mounting and other strangeness.
From: Keith Owens <kaos@xxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2002 10:18:57 +1100
Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: Your message of "Sun, 27 Jan 2002 11:35:53 MDT." <20020127113553.A13031@xxxxxxxxxxx>
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On Sun, 27 Jan 2002 11:35:53 -0600, 
pac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>On Sun, Jan 27, 2002 at 06:20:14PM +1100, Keith Owens wrote:
>> pac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
>> >  I get some strange ability to mount 2 devices on one partition:
>> That is normal with any recent 2.4 kernel, it applies to all
>> filesystems, not just XFS.  You can even mount different file system
>  Doesn't this seem BAD for an OS to allow? 

The Linux VFS gurus have said they want this.  If you disagree, please
take it up on the vfs or kernel mailing lists, it is out of our

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