Re: [PATCH] v4: merged utimensat implementation

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Fri Apr 27 2007 - 17:06:09 EST

On Fri, 27 Apr 2007 11:23:58 -0400
Ulrich Drepper <drepper@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I took Alexey's lutimes patches and merged it with the utimensat patch.
> Fortunately Alexey already did most of the work, the conversion to
> timespec. I just changed the name of the syscall, made the flag part
> of the syscall parameters, and did away with the old do_utimes definition
> (the new do_utimes takes a timespec and a flag now). All five patches
> patches are rolled into one.
> Note, at userlevel I don't intend to expose the flags parameter. We'll
> have separate utimensat and lutimensat interfaces. But there is no
> reason to duplicate all that code in the kernel.

Could we please have a signoff for this work from Alexey and a changelog
for the commit? I could grab the description from the initial utimensat
email, but I guess it needs updating now.
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