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SubjectRe: Linux 2.6.15-rc2
From: Andi Kleen <>
Date: 23 Nov 2005 02:32:44 +0100,Wed, 23 Nov 2005 02:32:44 +0100

> On Tue, Nov 22, 2005 at 05:05:07PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > davem recently merged a patch which adds ext3 ioctls to fs/compat_ioctl.c.
> > That required inclusion of ext3 and jbd header files. Those files explode
> > unpleasantly when CONFIG_JBD=n.
> Or use ->compat_ioctl and do it in fs/ext3

And reiserfs and ... that's why I didn't do it using ->compat_ioctl(),
several other filesystems make use of some of the ext{2,3} ioctls.

I think the ifdef's are a possible solution for now. But it's very
silly, as we just want some of the ioctl and type definitions.
Perhaps ext3_fs.h can be arranged to still export the ioctl types even
when CONFIG_JBD is disabled?
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