Re: Unionmount and overlayfs testsuite

From: Miklos Szeredi
Date: Tue Jun 03 2014 - 11:53:56 EST

On Tue, Jun 3, 2014 at 5:30 PM, David Howells <dhowells@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Miklos Szeredi <miklos@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> And this one is a missing annotation in overlayfs. Tested patch pushed to the
>> usual branches.
> Looks good so far, though there are a few more bits to try and break -
> rename() for example.
> I also want to rewrite my test stuff in something a little more wieldy than
> shell scripts - Perl or Python for example.

Shell script is the one I'm most familiar with, and that maybe true
for other kernel developers too.

Also, it's what xfstests are using and it would make sense to move
towards that. Although I'm not sure how well it supports
multiple-device filesystems.

> Tentative Tested-by from me unless I can break it.

Thanks for testing.

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