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From: Andrew Morton <>
To: Ulrich Drepper <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] v4: merged utimensat implementation
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2007 14:04:50 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Fri, 27 Apr 2007 11:23:58 -0400
Ulrich Drepper <> wrote:

> I took Alexey's lutimes patches and merged it with the utimensat patch.
> Fortunately Alexey already did most of the work, the conversion to
> timespec.  I just changed the name of the syscall, made the flag part
> of the syscall parameters, and did away with the old do_utimes definition
> (the new do_utimes takes a timespec and a flag now).  All five patches
> patches are rolled into one.
> Note, at userlevel I don't intend to expose the flags parameter.  We'll
> have separate utimensat and lutimensat interfaces.  But there is no
> reason to duplicate all that code in the kernel.

Could we please have a signoff for this work from Alexey and a changelog
for the commit?  I could grab the description from the initial utimensat
email, but I guess it needs updating now.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-04-27 21:05 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 5+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-04-27 15:23 Ulrich Drepper
2007-04-27 17:32 ` Alexey Dobriyan
2007-04-27 17:46   ` Ulrich Drepper
2007-04-27 21:04 ` Andrew Morton [this message]
2007-04-27 21:30   ` Ulrich Drepper

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