Re: unlink system call on directories - Bug + fix

Kenneth Albanowski (
Sun, 17 Nov 1996 18:48:47 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 15 Nov 1996, Andrew M. Bishop wrote:

> Even worse for NFS, the unlink() call will succeed on directories.
> The inode will disapear, only to be found in lost+found on the
> file server next time it is fsck'd.

This can't be right. If this does occur, it is the server's fault, not the

Kenneth Albanowski (, CIS: 70705,126)