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Re: [PATCH 2/2] use lpath_to_handle when restoring symlinks

To: Bill Kendall <wkendall@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] use lpath_to_handle when restoring symlinks
From: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2009 03:05:44 -0400
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <4AE08DD0.50304@xxxxxxx>
References: <4AE08DD0.50304@xxxxxxx>
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.19 (2009-01-05)
On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 11:52:32AM -0500, Bill Kendall wrote:
> Update xfsrestore to use the new lpath_to_handle function
> when dealing with symlinks.

Requiring a simultanously released version of xfsprogs is a very bad
idea.  The right fix is to add an autoconf check for the new function
and use it when available, falling back to the inferior old version
if it is not available.

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