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Re: Locking bmap mappings

To: Steve Lord <lord@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Locking bmap mappings
From: "Andi Kleen" <ak@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2000 00:36:59 +0200
Cc: "Andi Kleen" <ak@xxxxxxx>, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <200008282123.QAA24574@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>; from lord@xxxxxxx on Mon, Aug 28, 2000 at 04:23:32PM -0500
References: <ak@xxxxxxx> <200008282123.QAA24574@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sender: owner-linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
On Mon, Aug 28, 2000 at 04:23:32PM -0500, Steve Lord wrote:
> > 
> > Sorry, I should have been more clear. The locking is required for external
> > users, e.g. the loop device (the current version doesn't do it, but it will
> > be fixed to do so). loop device cannot access any internal XFS locks. 
> > 
> > 
> > -Andi
> OK, that's a different kettle of fish....

It would be nice if you could commit (or whatever ptools calls that) it. 



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