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Re: [PATCH 00/48] xfsprogs: CRC support

To: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 00/48] xfsprogs: CRC support
From: Ben Myers <bpm@xxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 7 Jun 2013 16:04:47 -0500
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In-reply-to: <20130607061139.GM29338@dastard>
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Hey,

On Fri, Jun 07, 2013 at 04:11:39PM +1000, Dave Chinner wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 07, 2013 at 10:25:23AM +1000, Dave Chinner wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> > 
> > This is the latest update of the series of patches tht introduces
> > CRC support into xfsprogs. Of note, for CRC enabled filesystems;
> > 
> >     - write support for xfs-db is disabled
> >     - obfuscation for metadump is disabled
> >     - xfs_check does nothing ("always succeed") so that xfstests
> >       can run without needing this
> >     - all structures shoul dbe supported for printing in xfs_db
> >     - xfs_repair should be able to fully validate the structure
> >       of a CRC enabled filesystem.
> >     - xfs_repair still ignores CRC validation errors when
> >       reading metadata
> >     - mkfs.xfs enforces limitations on the format of CRC enabled
> >       filesystems (inode size, attr format, projid32bit, etc).
> >     - whenever a v5 superblock is parsed on read by any utility,
> >       it outputs a wanring about it being an experimental
> >       format.
> > 
> > Bug reports, patches, comments, reviews, etc all welcome.
> 
> I've just realised that I haven't ported any of the recent kernel
> fixes across to this patch set, so there will be another few patches
> needed for those as well...

These two series are applied to the crc-dev branch at
git://oss.sgi.com/xfs/cmds/xfsprogs.git 

Regards,
        Ben

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