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SubjectRe: ReiserFS patch for updating ctimes of renamed files
Andrew Morton wrote:

>Hans Reiser <> wrote:
>>In theory it is cleaner and purer to do it the way we did. In practice,
>> Alex's problem seems like a real one, and I don't know how hard it is to
>> change tar to do the right thing. We'll discuss it in a small seminar
>> today.
>It would be best to make this change. minix, ext2 and ext3 do set ctime,
>so it is "the Linux standard".
do you think schultz's arguments about why it is wrong are correct?
They seem well thought out to me.


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