Re: [PATCH 0/3] Extended file stat functions

From: Bernd Schubert
Date: Tue Jun 29 2010 - 17:07:50 EST

On Tuesday, June 29, 2010, David Howells wrote:
> Implement a pair of new system calls to provide extended and further
> extensible stat functions.

Is there any chance we can use that chance and also add a field

unsigned long long st_gen

to struct_ xstat? Inode generation numbers really would be useful for
userspace NFS servers and some fuse filesystems.

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