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>>>>> " " == H J Lu <hjl@valinux.com> writes:

> I don't know how it will work with real 64bit cookies on a
> 32bit host for NFS V3 since you truncate it into 32bit during
> sign extension.

It won't for the moment, but that's a problem with the readdir() API
which uses the 32-bit off_t rather than loff_t for the filldir()
interface. The reason I added an extra truncation for the value of
file->f_pos (which is used to fill the d_off field only for the last
dirent) was for consistency with this interface.

I do have a patch to change the format of filldir too, but it'll
probably have to wait until Linux 2.5.

Cheers,
Trond
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