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    SubjectRe: [PATCH -V6 08/26] vfs: Add new file and directory create permission flags
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    Aneesh Kumar K.V <aneesh.kumar@linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:

    > -static inline int may_create(struct inode *dir, struct dentry *child)
    > +static inline int may_create(struct inode *dir, struct dentry *child, int isdir)

    Would it make sense to pass the proposed mode_t instead? That way you can
    check for symlinks and other file types too if necessary later.

    David


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