[lkml]   [2006]   [Jun]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [PATCH] inotify: split kernel API from userspace support
    On 6/1/06, Amy Griffis <> wrote:

    > The following series of patches introduces a kernel API for inotify,
    > making it possible for kernel modules to benefit from inotify's
    > mechanism for watching inodes. With these patches, inotify will
    > maintain for each caller a list of watches (via an embedded struct
    > inotify_watch), where each inotify_watch is associated with a
    > corresponding struct inode. The caller registers an event handler and
    > specifies for which filesystem events their event handler should be
    > called per inotify_watch.

    Thank you for breaking the patch up. Looks good to me.

    Acked-by: Robert Love <>

    Robert Love
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2006-06-01 19:49    [W:0.022 / U:17.456 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site