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Re: [patch] Fix for BZ#12165
On Mon, Nov 1, 2010 at 20:43, Paul Pluzhnikov <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Here is a proposed patch for BZ#12165 to stop libc from treating d_ino==0
> as special.
I haven't seen any analysis or comments from filesystem developers
d_ino == 0 traditionally meant the file was removed. Perhaps after the
initial opendir() call. Before this change can be made you'll have to
get the OK from the filesystem owners in the kernel and then the
change should be conditional for Linux only. Who knows what other