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From: Miklos Szeredi <mszeredi@redhat.com>
To: Karel Zak <kzak@redhat.com>
Cc: Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>,
	David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>,
	Jeff Layton <jlayton@redhat.com>,
	"Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm@redhat.com>,
	linux-fsdevel <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>,
	Linux API <linux-api@vger.kernel.org>,
	util-linux@vger.kernel.org,
	"Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: User-visible context-mount API
Date: Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:48:24 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAOssrKeRaA77NUctnwQ0=r6xMg_o1UVbqqTBJ60q-n4DP_LvDw@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20180117110633.zneqvnjzgxkv4yc2@ws.net.home>

On Wed, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:06 PM, Karel Zak <kzak@redhat.com> wrote:

>> Documenting  --make-private thing properly would also help.  To me the
>> wording "make private" strongly implies "I want to make submounts
>> private to this instance".  See for example rhbz#1432211.
>
> All propagation stuff is poorly documented in mount.8. It would be
> nice to add section about it to the man page. Volunteer? (My skills to
> explain this topic to end-users is pretty limited...)

Propagation is common to mount(2) and there's some info in there
already, but fine points like this are not explained.

Maybe a new page in section 7?

Thanks,
Miklos

  reply	other threads:[~2018-01-18  9:48 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-01-15 16:07 David Howells
2018-01-15 17:31 ` Eric W. Biederman
2018-01-15 17:32 ` Eric W. Biederman
2018-01-16  9:01 ` Miklos Szeredi
2018-01-16 10:10 ` David Howells
2018-01-16 10:35   ` Miklos Szeredi
2018-01-16 14:18   ` David Howells
2018-01-17 10:43   ` Karel Zak
2018-01-16 14:55 ` David Howells
2018-01-16 15:40 ` David Howells
2018-01-16 16:41   ` Miklos Szeredi
2018-01-17  4:17     ` Al Viro
2018-01-17  9:53       ` Miklos Szeredi
2018-01-17 11:06         ` Karel Zak
2018-01-18  9:48           ` Miklos Szeredi [this message]
2018-01-19  2:27           ` Al Viro
2018-01-19  6:32         ` Al Viro

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