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Take a look at http://ftpfs.sourceforge.net/
On Tue, 3 Apr 2001, Intrepid Soldier wrote:
> This is in reply to Raja's mail regardinf ftpfs
> Sorry to write a mail out of the continuing thread.
> actually I downloaded the mail somewhere else
> and writing this mail from somewhere else.
> Coming back to the main topic
> podfuk (which is basically for coda/venus) wasnt of any special use
> anyway I am writing a kernel module for the first time
> so my main interest is in reading and understanding the kernel code
> rather than looking for some short-cuts.
> I am pretty convinced with your argument of ftp fs functionality
> belonging outside the kernel but what I am trying to do is
> something like this:-
> * open the traditional two sockets for control and data.
> * connect the control socket with the remote machine on port 21
> * send the customary FTP ascii commands to the ftp server
> * receive the responses from the server
> *receive the file-names and files from the server
> *and present them to the vfs using dentry and inode structures
> Intrepid Soldier
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