IMFS: new trouble.

Rosimildo da Silva rdasilva at
Wed Nov 22 19:11:34 UTC 2000

Sergei Organov wrote:
> Joel Sherrill <joel.sherrill at> writes:
> [...]
> >   + mount() bug reported by Jake fixed.
> After an upgrade to this snapshot, the behavior of mount seem to be even more
> surprising. If I just create '/log' directory then everything is OK: it
> appears in 'ls' output of FTP. Now I mount my own file-system on the '/log', -
> mount succeeds, but directory '/log' disappears from the output of 'ls'
> command! I guess I do something wrong in my 'mount_me' handler, but then
> 'mount()' should fail, but it doesn't. Moreover, I still can download files
> located on my file-system using FTP by issuing 'get /log/filename' that shows
> that my file-system is mounted and operational, but somehow hidden along with
> its mounting point.
> Also, issuing
> ls /dev
> in FTP still doesn't work (empty list returned), while
> cd /dev
> ls
> does output list of devices.
> Seems that something is still broken in the IMFS :-(

Is anybody looking at the FTP daemon ?. Never discard the 
possibility of the problem being there. :-)

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