Re: [patch 06/14] hfsplus: remove hfsplus_permission()
From: Christoph Hellwig
Date: Fri May 23 2008 - 05:21:26 EST
On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 02:37:21PM +0200, Miklos Szeredi wrote:
> That requires a quite bit more support from the VFS than just allowing
> lookup to work on regular files without x bits. You'll have big
> trouble with hard links for example: the VFS doesn't like non-leaf
> dentries to be aliased.
> Besides hfsplus_permission() did not differentiate between execve on
> the file and lookup on that file, allowing both. Which is obviously
Yes. Roman, if you care about details about the files as directories
look in the reiser4 threads as it did something quite similar.
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