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    SubjectRe: (struct dentry *)->vfsmnt;

    On Wed, 14 Mar 2001, Andreas Dilger wrote:

    > Obviously, the whole vgimport stuff is going to be in userland. The only
    > part that needs to go in the kernel is storing the mountpoint in the
    > filesystem superblock. It is _not_ OK to just put it in /.last.mounted.
    > Quite often a data/application VG is moved independent of the root filesystem.
    > The info needs to stay with the filesystem itself.

    Sorry - .last.mounted in the root of filesystem, indeed.

    > > Since the reading side contains a bunch of heuristics
    > > (obviously depending on the local naming policy for temp. mountpoints,
    > > for one thing) you don't need anything special on the writing side...
    > The writing side can't be done in userland without basically making
    > mount(8) know about the superblock layout of each and every filesystem:

    That's a wonderful reason to put it _not_ into superblock... OK, what's
    wrong with the variant above?


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