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From: Andreas Dilger <>
To: Matthew Wilcox <>
Subject: Re: Whatever happened to write_super_lockfs?
Date: Fri, 18 Jul 2003 14:28:19 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>; from on Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 10:09:52PM +0100

On Jul 18, 2003  22:09 +0100, Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 18, 2003 at 02:06:51PM -0700, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> > No.  I've been trying to get Chris Mason to submit the (very small) code
> > into the kernel for a long time now.  It is needed for LVM and EVMS snapshots.
> > The inclusion is being slowed down by the lack of Viro.
> Can we see the patch so I can document the locking?

Chris Mason has posted it to this list in the past (most recent and
not widely tested version maybe 2 months ago).  Older versions are
in the LVM CVS/tarball at and in most distro kernels.

Cheers, Andreas
Andreas Dilger

      reply	other threads:[~2003-07-18 21:13 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-18 20:39 Whatever happened to write_super_lockfs? Matthew Wilcox
2003-07-18 21:06 ` Andreas Dilger
2003-07-18 21:09   ` Matthew Wilcox
2003-07-18 21:28     ` Andreas Dilger [this message]

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