Mount interaction with /dev & /proc entries

Conrad Scott
Fri Jun 14 15:54:00 GMT 2002

Before anyone else gets there, I'll reply to my own message (what a

The patch I just sent for breaks (at least) find(1) on
/proc/registry -- it doesn't descend into it at all. Sorry.

So I've got something wrong in my understanding of the cygwin/win32
stuff (which doesn't surprise me). It still seems that something like
this change should be made. One difference betwen /proc and /dev is
that the /dev fs doesn't contain any directories. I'll go look some


// Conrad

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