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Re: setting the quota2 grace period

On Wed, Jul 10, 2013 at 01:42:16PM +0200, Edgar Fuß wrote:
> EF> If I quota_put(), which one of them am I supposed to fill in if I want to
> EF> set the user's grace period?
> MB> qv_grace I guess. qv_expiretime is the date at which the grace period
> MB> expires when the user is above the soft limit.
> Thanks. And I set qv_expiretime to zero?
> Do I guess correctly that qv_expiretime's intended usage is that quota_get()
> sets it so I can find out when an already running grace period expires?

yes, that's it. You're not supposed to change it (and I would expect
the kernel to ignore it, if it's passed to kernel when setting quotas).

> Could this be (by a more knowledgeable person than me) please be clarified in
> libquota(3)? Also, I suppose qv_grace is in seconds, right?


Manuel Bouyer <>
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