inode and filesystem question

Mag Gam magawake at
Sat Jun 28 11:39:55 UTC 2008

Well, I guess this is more for a theoretical question. How the filename is
determined if its not in the inode.

On Sat, Jun 28, 2008 at 12:22 AM, Bruno Wolff III <bruno at> wrote:

> On Sat, Jun 28, 2008 at 00:13:30 -0400,
>  Mag Gam <magawake at> wrote:
> > While reading for fun, I noticed inode does not carry filename. I always
> > though it did. I read that it is carried by the directory structure and
> the
> > kernel interpolates it. Can someone please explain this to me
> A file can have more than one name. You can read up on "hard link" for
> more information.
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