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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Added CONFIG_VFAT_FS_DUALNAMES option
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    On Fri, 3 Jul 2009 07:16:46 am Pavel Machek wrote:
    > On Wed 2009-07-01 20:19:51, Rusty Russell wrote:
    > > On Tue, 30 Jun 2009 04:01:03 pm Pavel Machek wrote:
    > > > > +config VFAT_FS_DUALNAMES
    > > > > + bool "VFAT dual names support"
    > > > > + depends on VFAT_FS
    > > >
    > > > Defaults should be back-compatible.
    > >
    > > Hi Pavel,
    > >
    > > I disagree with this: given there's been testing with no known issues,
    > > it's not a back compat question.
    >
    > The testing uncovered some pretty serious issues. ('Causes XP to
    > bluescreen').

    No, read more carefully: testing revealed "couldn't cause XP to bluescreen".
    It took a deliberately hobbled version of the patch to tickle the XP bug,
    under a day of stress testing.

    Cheers,
    Rusty.


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