[arch-general] famd problems

_saiko saiko at harrr.net
Fri Dec 28 11:42:13 EST 2007

Jan de Groot wrote:
> New applications can use inotify too and don't need fam at all for
> filesystem monitoring. I do have fam installed as a dependency for
> gnome-vfs on my system, but I don't have the daemon running. As long as
> you don't run the daemon, there's nothing wrong with fam.
> The only reason to use fam nowadays is when you have an NFS mounted
> homedir that can't do inotify.
That's the answer i needed
Since.. i can't remove fam because its libs are needed for some apps i 
use regularly
inotify is included in the arch kernel right?

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