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    SubjectRe: 2.6.26-mmotm-0724 - linux-next.git loses /proc/sys/fs/quota, breaks disk quotas
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    On Sat, 26 Jul 2008 20:25:25 PDT, Andrew Morton said:

    > You need to grab the git tree and use git-bisect. Then wade through
    > all the runtime and compile-time bisection breakage which people
    > nowadays seem to find acceptable because git collapses in an
    > ignominious heap when these are fixed.

    I've bisected through Linus' tree more than once - ISTR that there was
    some special funkiness in dealing with trying to bisect through linux-next
    because the tree gets redone every night.

    If it *was* as easy as Linus's tree to bisect, I'd go ahead and do it.

    > > Anybody know where /proc/sys/fs/quota went?

    > Nope. There are pretty extensive changes to procfs core in the vfs
    > tree - perhaps something there made /proc/sys/fs/quota vanish.
    >
    > <checks>
    >
    > Yup, it happens in the most recent linux-next too.
    >
    > Ah, it seems to be taking a little vacation over in
    > /proc/sys/kernel/. Curious.

    Wow. I never *thought* to look for it there, and neither did my userspace :)



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