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    SubjectRe: [patch] pipe: Don't oops when pipe filesystem isn't mounted
    Al Viro wrote:
    > On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 03:27:37AM -0500, Chuck Ebbert wrote:
    >> Prevent oops when an app tries to create a pipe while pipefs
    >> is not mounted.
    []
    > That makes no sense at all. pipe_mnt is not created by userland
    > mount; it's created by init_pipe_fs() and we'd bloody better
    > have it done before any applications get a chance to run.
    >
    > Please, explain how the hell did you manage to get a perverted
    > config where that is not true. In the meanwhile the patch is
    > NAKed.

    See for example http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?t=116510390600001&r=1&w=2

    Thanks.

    /mjt
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