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From: Alexey Dobriyan <adobriyan@openvz.org>
To: Ulrich Drepper <drepper@redhat.com>
Cc: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>,
	devel@openvz.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] lutimesat: actual syscall and wire-up on i386
Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2007 19:02:50 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20070129160250.GA6021@localhost.sw.ru> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <45BE0D98.7020005@redhat.com>

On Mon, Jan 29, 2007 at 07:07:04AM -0800, Ulrich Drepper wrote:
> Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> > What do you mean by "filesystems cannot support lutimes"? Filesystems
> > that don't have on-disk timestamps for symlinks?
> 
> Yes.

Checked to be sure, on ext2, ext3, reiserfs, XFS symlink timestamps
stick across mounts/umounts.

Also, looking at disk inode structures of UFS, SysV, JFFS2, GFS2, EFS, I
think they should handle lutimesat(2) just fine.


  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-29 15:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-26 11:23 Alexey Dobriyan
2007-01-26 20:39 ` Andrew Morton
2007-01-26 20:45   ` Ulrich Drepper
2007-01-29 11:05     ` Alexey Dobriyan
2007-01-29 15:07       ` Ulrich Drepper
2007-01-29 16:02         ` Alexey Dobriyan [this message]
2007-01-28  7:59 ` H. Peter Anvin
2007-01-29  9:58   ` Alexey Dobriyan

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