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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ext2 docs
    On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 10:07:51PM +0100, Andries Brouwer wrote:
    > On Mon, Nov 08, 2004 at 03:30:07PM -0200, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
    >
    > > > +oldalloc Enable the old block allocator. Orlov should
    > > > + have better performance, we'd like to get some
    > > > + feedback if it's the contrary for you.
    > > > +orlov (*) Use the Orlov block allocator.
    > > > + (See http://lwn.net/Articles/14633/ and
    > > > + http://lwn.net/Articles/14446/.)
    > >
    > > Did you really mean to use the second link "14446" ?
    > >
    > > It points to a patch from Ted fixing a memory leak into the Orlov allocator,
    > > which is not very useful.
    > >
    > > You probably meant http://lwn.net/Articles/14447/, which contains the full
    > > Orlov ext3 patch?
    >
    > No, not at all. I am a collector of information, and 14447 has nothing
    > at all, but 14446 documents the EXT2_TOPDIR_FL flag that is undocumented
    > in the kernel source. The flag can be set using chattr +T.

    OK dokie.

    PS: Maybe the flag should be documented? Its pretty important one.
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