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SubjectRe: tmpfs, NFS, file handles
On  February 21, davidchow@shaolinmicro.com wrote:
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> What I suggest is nfsd should export a symbol called
> generic_fh_to_dentry() such that it will be more generic like
> generic_file_read() to handle gneeric calls for every fs.

But every filesystem is really very different in this reguard.

What would you think this "generic_fh_to_dentry" should do?

We actually already have one. You set ->fh_to_dentry to NULL, and the
it used "iget".

NeilBrown
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