On Thu, Jun 21, 2007 at 09:49:16PM +0800, Rong-en Fan wrote:
> On 6/21/07, Peter Jeremy wrote:
> >On 2007-Jun-19 02:58:20 -0400, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> >>On Tue, Jun 19, 2007 at 02:39:22PM +0800, Rong-en Fan wrote:
> >>> I was asking about nullfs because the following lines
> >>> in sys/conf/NOTES:
> >>>
> >>> # NB: The NULL, PORTAL, UMAP and UNION filesystems are known to be
> >>> # buggy, and WILL panic your system if you attempt to do anything with
> >>> # them. They are included here as an incentive for some enterprising
> >>> # soul to sit down and fix them.
> >>
> >>Yeah, that's almost completely stale for both 6.x and 7.x.

> >
> >Since this issue pops up fairly regularly, would it be possible to
> >correct, tone down or remove this warning before 6.3/7.0?

>
> Ya, how about this one:
>
> http://people.freebsd.org/~rafan/rem...s-warning.diff


Maybe note that UNIONFS is being maintained now and is in a much
better state, although there are still some issues being resolved.

> It just remove NULL from the warning list. If no one objects,
> I will ask re@ for approval tomorrow. BTW, since umapfs
> is disconnected from build, shall we axe it?


I would recommend it.

Kris
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