Re: [PATCH 2/2] ufs: directory and page cache: from blocks to pages
From: Andrew Morton
Date: Fri May 19 2006 - 14:04:52 EST
Evgeniy Dushistov <dushistov@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> This patch changes function in fs/ufs/dir.c and fs/ufs/namei.c
> to work with pages instead of straight work with blocks.
Yeah, this is nice-looking stuff, thanks.
Beware that the code which you've borrowed from ext2 has had several really
subtle problems over the past few years. Stress-testing of this new code
(especially on small-blocksize filesystems and under memory pressure) might
reveal defects. Still, it could hardly be worse than the present situation.
Does anyone know of a good way of creating UFS filesytems under Linux? I
had a go at porting BSD ufsutils a few years ago and nearly died. There's
http://ufs-linux.sourceforge.net/, but that hasn't been touched in a couple
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