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    SubjectRe: union mount status
    On Wed, 15 Oct 2008, Jan Blunck wrote:

    > On Wed, Oct 15, Daniel Lezcano wrote:
    > > Hi all,
    > >
    > > What is the status of this patchset ?
    > > Bharata Rao told me, no consensus was reached yet.
    > > After looking at Jan Blunk's ftp server, it looks like the latest
    > > patchset was for 2.6.25-mm1. Is anyone working on this patchset right now ?
    > Not that I know of.
    > The state is as follows: we (David Woodhouse, Bharata Rao, Erez Zadok and me)
    > agreed on a more or less final version of the whiteout patches. I haven't
    > posted them yet since I know that Al Viro isn't convinced of the idea that
    > they are actaully necessary. My plan was to solve the readdir() issues first,
    > because they are the biggest roadblock IMHO. Bharata worked on some glibc
    > readdir stuff but I don't know how that went.

    I'm trying to work through applying your patches to a current kernel so I
    can have a decent look through them.
    Do you have a more recent version of the patches?

    What are your current thoughts on the readdir() problem?


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