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    SubjectRe: dcache problems with vfat
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    > > The dentry for the root of a mounted filesystem is returned by
    > > d_alloc_root() and is unhashed.
    >
    > Umm... Little addition: this function is used to allocate dentries for
    > sockets and pipes. IMHO they should have separate superblocks (maybe
    > one for each address family).

    Maybe even some generic d_alloc_root that stores a text string
    describing the type, like "socket" and "pipe", as to make it possible
    to create other roots (and be able to output something in /proc/*/fd/)?

    /Magnus
    map@stacken.kth.se

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