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From: Steve French <smfrench@gmail.com>
To: Amir Goldstein <amir73il@gmail.com>
Cc: CIFS <linux-cifs@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: fanotify and network/cluster fs
Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 18:36:22 -0500	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAH2r5mt1Fy6hR+Rdig0sHsOS8fVQDsKf9HqZjvjORS3R-7=RFw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

With the recent changes to fanotify (e.g.
https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=7cea2a3c505e)
has there been any additional discussion of what it would take to
allow fanotify to be supported for network/cluster fs (all major
dialects supported by cifs.ko support sending notify requests to the
server - but there is no way for cifs.ko to be told which notify
requests to send as fanotify/inotify are local only in current Linux -
unlike other OS where notify is primarily for network fs and passed
down to the fs)

-- 
Thanks,

Steve

             reply	other threads:[~2021-05-10 23:36 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-10 23:36 Steve French [this message]
2021-05-11  4:33 ` Amir Goldstein
2021-05-12  5:05   ` Steve French

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