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SubjectRe: GFS2 and DLM
> The part where you needed file_read_actor looks like pretty much a stright
> cut and paste from __generic_file_aio_read, which indicates that you might
> be exporting at the wrong level.

A definitive NACK to this export. All other filesystems manage to use
the generic file read code so GFS should do so aswell. And there's a technical
reason for not exporting aswell as the generic file read interface is far
too complicated already.

> Not sure about the tty_ export. Would it be better to make a generic
> printfish interface on top of it and also replace the interesting dquot.c
> gymnastics? (I don't know)

In fact neither gfs nor dquot should use it at all. The xfs quota code
is fine without this nonsense.
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