[haiku-development] Re: Question about BFS.

  • From: Ingo Weinhold <ingo_weinhold@xxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 12 Apr 2010 19:01:04 +0200

On 2010-04-12 at 18:22:17 [+0200], Alexandre Moreira 
<alexandream@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Thanks for all the replies, Axel and Adrien. It clarifies quite a few
> things. One thing about the BFSIssues that I didn't quite get:
> 
> It says it doesn't have support for hard links, but are hard links at
> all compatible with the query system? I mean, it'd be at least
> strange, in my point of view:
> 
> The Queries use the fact that the inode has it's file name inside it,
> but two different names mapping one inode would mean only one would
> show up in queries. Is that correct?

No, not really. Queries should return all matching *entries*. I.e. if only 
node attributes (i.e. not the file name) are involved, for a matching node 
with multiple entries all entries would have to be returned.

CU, Ingo

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