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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] nfs client, kernel 2.4.31: readlink result overflow
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    Peter Staubach <staubach@redhat.com> writes:
    > One other thing -- it doesn't seem particularly correct to me to just
    > silently truncate the symbolic link contents.

    Sure, and 2.6 indeed returns ENAMETOOLONG. I was just trying to close
    the problem and not change the functionality in 2.4. If the consensus
    is that we should change it to return an error, I can certainly cook
    up patches for that.
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