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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/4] fat: fix ESTALE errors
    2012/8/18, Al Viro <>:
    > On Sat, Aug 18, 2012 at 05:41:39AM -0400, Namjae Jeon wrote:
    >> From: Namjae Jeon <>
    >> This patch-set eliminates the client side ESTALE errors when
    >> a FAT partition exported over NFS has its dentries evicted
    >> from the cache.
    >> One of the reasons for this error is lack of permanent inode
    >> numbers on FAT which makes it difficult to construct persistent
    >> file handles.This can be overcome by using the on-disk location
    >> of the directory entries (i_pos) as the inode number.
    > The hell it can. You've just made them unstable on rename(2).
    Hello. Al.
    I will check rename(2) case.
    Thanks for reply.

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