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    SubjectRe: [patch 11/13] Client side of nfsacl
    lau den 22.01.2005 Klokka 21:34 (+0100) skreiv Andreas Gruenbacher:
    > vanlig tekstdokument vedlegg (patches.suse)
    > This adds acl support fo nfs clients via the NFSACL protocol extension,
    > by implementing the getxattr, listxattr, setxattr, and removexattr iops
    > for the system.posix_acl_access and system.posix_acl_default attributes.
    > This patch implements a dumb version that uses no caching (and thus adds
    > some overhead). (Another patch in this patchset adds caching as well.)

    Why are you adding a POSIX-ACL specific function to the nfs_xdr
    functions? It is never going to be used for either NFSv2 or NFSv4.

    I suggest you rather do the same thing we're doing for the NFSv4 acls,
    and provide an nfsv3-specific struct inode_operations that points to
    nfsv3-specific {get,set,list}xattr functions.


    Trond Myklebust <>

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