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    SubjectRe: [patch] export ufs_fs.h to userspace
    On Thu, 2007-02-08 at 10:10 -0500, Mike Frysinger wrote:
    > On Thursday 08 February 2007, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
    > > On Thu, 2007-02-08 at 02:46 -0500, Mike Frysinger wrote:
    > > > was ufs_fs.h purposefully not exported to userspace or did it just slip
    > > > through the cracks ? assuming the latter scenario, the attached patch
    > > > touches up the relationship between ufs_fs.h and its sub headers (like
    > > > ufs_fs_sb.h) so that we can export it ... the silo bootloader takes
    > > > advantage of this header for example
    > >
    > > are you sure it actually uses anything from this header, and not just
    > > assumes the magic number to be there??
    > > (also.. I kind of would think it reasonable for things with their own
    > > UFS fs reader to have their own header)
    > silo utilizes the structures and the random defines so that it can query UFS
    > filesystems directly

    at which point arguably it should have it's own UFS header.
    It's not using the UFS header to use as *kernel* interface!!

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