Subject: Re: Removing tmpfs' experimental status
To: Elad Efrat <email@example.com>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/22/2006 18:14:44
On 10/22/06, Elad Efrat <email@example.com> wrote:
> Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
> > - Enable TMPFS by default on all GENERIC kernels.
> Are you going to disable MFS by default too?
> > - Disable the tmpfs_vfstofh and tmpfs_fhtovfs vfsops so that tmpfs
> > does not support exporting. (I'm making them optional through a
> > TMPFS_ENABLE_NFS macro so that people interested in fixing it can
> > quickly enable the missing bits. Of course the macro will go away
> > when things work as expected.)
> Please don't do that.
Why not? It's just the same as an "#ifdef notyet" but with a more
meaningful name. That macro will NOT go into any kernel
configuration, and it shouldn't be set there. People interested in
fixing this stuff should '#define TMPFS_ENABLE_NFS' explicitly in the
Julio M. Merino Vidal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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