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    SubjectRe: [patch] VFS: extend /proc/mounts
    On Wed, Jan 16, 2008 at 02:30:51PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > On Wed, 16 Jan 2008 23:12:31 +0100
    > Miklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu> wrote:
    > >
    > > In theory it could break userspace, but I think it's very unlikely to
    > > do so, because stuff is added only at the end of the lines, and
    > > because most programs probably parse it through the libc interface
    > > which is not broken by this change. Despite this, it should be tested
    > > on as many systems as possible.
    >
    > Seems like a plain bad idea to me. There will be any number of home-made
    > /proc/mounts parsers and we don't know what they do.

    So, let's use /proc/mounts_v2 ;-)

    Karel

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    Karel Zak <kzak@redhat.com>


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