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    SubjectRe: [RFC PATCH 1/2] vfs: Introduce on-demand filesystem initialisation
    2008/6/1 Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>:
    > On Sun, Jun 01, 2008 at 03:51:54PM +0100, Tom Spink wrote:
    >
    >
    > Occam's Razor...
    >
    > You've just serialized ->kill_sb() for given fs type (and made sure that
    > if one gets stuck, _everything_ gets stuck). Moreover, you've serialized
    > sget() against the same thing (i.e. pretty much each ->get_sb()).
    >
    > All of that (and a couple of new methods) is done for something that just
    > plain does not belong to VFS. It's trivially doable in filesystem *and*
    > it's about the objects with lifetimes that make sense only for filesystem
    > itself.

    Okay! Thanks for reviewing, anyway. :-)

    --
    Tom Spink


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