H. Peter Anvin
Wed, 24 Oct 2001 12:39:19 -0700
Carl Janzen wrote:
> On Wed, 2001-10-24 at 10:06, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>>Carl Janzen wrote:
>>>Has anyone considered using a section of lpsm to host a filesystem? Or
>>>is there a filesystem equivalent that already behaves like lpsm?
>>Sorry, this doesn't make any sense to me... LPSM runs on top of a
>>filesystem, not vice versa...
> Yes. There would need to be both the commit log and the backing store
> file on the host filesystem. The data within the persistent memory
> store could be a filesystem image.
It probably could be done somehow, but it seems like something that's
better done completely in kernel space. You also need a way to get commit
messages down the chain.