Re: [PATCH 00/21] ceph: Ceph distributed file system client v0.9

From: Greg KH
Date: Fri Jun 19 2009 - 18:48:23 EST

On Fri, Jun 19, 2009 at 03:31:21PM -0700, Sage Weil wrote:
> This is a patch series for v0.9 of the Ceph distributed file system
> client (against v2.6.30).
> Greg, the first patch in the series creates an fs/staging/ directory.
> This is analogous to drivers/staging/ (not built by allyesconfig,
> modpost will mark the module with 'staging', etc.), except you can
> find it under the File Systems section (and it doesn't get hidden
> along with drivers/ on UML).
> If that looks reasonable, I would love to see this go into the staging
> tree. The remaining patches add Ceph at fs/staging/ceph.

No, please put "staging" filesystems at drivers/staging/ where the other
filesystems that are in "staging" shape are.

This is due to some core changes needed to mark such modules as
"TAINT_CRAP", and to make it obvious who is to blame for such crap :)

Care to respin your patches to put the code in drivers/staging/ instead


greg k-h
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