So please submit a patch for doing this in the kernel proper.
> (*) int pioctl(const char *path, int cmd, void *arg, int followsymlink)
> Al Viro's favourite:-) Do ioctl() on a file refered to by pathname. Can't
> be emulated by open/ioctl/close because:
> (a) it can operate directly on symbolic links.
> (b) some of its functions don't require a file and don't fail if one
> can't be opened.
You don't expect we merge something that broken? And then as multiplexer
inside a multiplexer? This starts to look worse than sys_ipc()..
> (*) int afs_call(...)
> Local client control
> (*) int afs_icl(...)
> Local client status and logging control.
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