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Technique to Handle Mounted File Systems within File Systems

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000110435D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-25
Document File: 1 page(s) / 37K

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Duvall, KE Heiney, R Julie, D McMonagle, P Washington, L [+details]

Abstract

Several operating systems support the ability to mount file systems within file systems to make directories and files available for use at a particular location. Disclosed is a method that handles mount points that are encountered while performing a file backup operation against a file system.