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From: Christian Brauner <>
To: Glenn Washburn <>
Cc: linux-um <>,
	Richard Weinberger <>,
	Johannes Berg <>,
	Anton Ivanov <>,
	Seth Forshee <>
Subject: Re: Which branch should this patch be based against?
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2023 10:01:42 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20230228090142.y4dcxxzdkycbyobj@wittgenstein> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20230227103336.6bd56246@crass-HP-ZBook-15-G2>

On Mon, Feb 27, 2023 at 10:33:36AM -0600, Glenn Washburn wrote:
> Hi,
> On Fri, 27 Jan 2023 19:41:59 -0600
> Glenn Washburn <> wrote:
> > Let hostfs handle idmapped mounts. This allows to have the same hostfs
> > mount appear in multiple locations with different id mappings.
> This patch is based off of linux-next in the Richard's UML repo[1].
> However, I've noticed that this patch needs some modifications to be
> applied against the tip[2]. So I'm wondering which branch in what repo
> is best to base patches from?

Hey Glenn,

Linus merged my pull request that introduces a dedicated new type for
idmapped mounts into the vfs: struct mnt_idmap. So any branch you base
this on should contain that work. Let me know if you need help with the


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  reply	other threads:[~2023-02-28  9:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-01-28  1:41 [PATCH] hostfs: handle idmapped mounts Glenn Washburn
2023-02-27 16:33 ` Which branch should this patch be based against? Glenn Washburn
2023-02-28  9:01   ` Christian Brauner [this message]
2023-03-01  0:42     ` Glenn Washburn

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