Source-Changes-D archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: CVS commit: src/sys/kern

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 03:10:13AM +0000, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
 > > Log Message:
 > > Fail namei immediately if searchdir is unlinked / has been rmdir'd.
 > > Do this by checking if v_size == 0. Should fix PR 44658 (and PR 32661).
 > why is this necessary?  can't we just let VOP_LOOKUP fail?

Not to fix PR 44658.

 > the v_size == 0 check sounds wrong.  does it work for eg. nfs?

It apparently does break nullfs, so I've reverted it.

Is there any way to check this correctly/safely above the filesystem?

David A. Holland

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index