Re: [GIT PULL] notification tree - try 37!

From: Matt Helsley
Date: Fri Aug 06 2010 - 19:34:40 EST

On Fri, Aug 06, 2010 at 11:58:39AM -0400, Eric Paris wrote:
> Here it is again! Another notification pull request! There is still
> future work to be done on notification, but nothing that I believe
> others would call blocking or functional. The work I plan to do
> includes:
> 1) Al has discussed the addition of a file_clone() call in the VFS which
> would eliminate my use of __dentry_open() and would allow the removal of
> the rather hideous FMODE_/O_NONOTIFY.

I did a quick search and can't find a mailing list post on this. Was
it a private discussion or is there something I can read about what
file_clone() will do?

-Matt Helsley
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