[Dirvish] Dirvish/rsync thinking partition is 'new'

Dale Amon amon at vnl.com
Mon Mar 7 17:18:08 UTC 2011


On Mon, Mar 07, 2011 at 12:47:23PM +0100, Paul Slootman wrote:
> On Sun 06 Mar 2011, Dale Amon wrote:
> > 
> > Oh futz. Hard links don't allow a new directory entry with different
> > metadata. I had not thought that all the way through.
> 
> I get a sense of misunderstanding here about how files, directories and
> inodes really work, so I'll volunteer some info now :)

I understand all too well. That's why my forehead is 
still sore ;-)



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