Rlinks: A mechanism for navigating to related files
- Student: Naveen Akarapu (2007).
Unix files are linked to other files by named links.
Add a filesystem type to Linux in which directory entries have a new
field that points to a disk block containing rlink information.
- What the student learned
Code and documentation can be found at
- Linux VFS layer.
- Ext2 directory structures.
- Kernel modification in the filesystem code.