[PATCH 0/25] Sysfs cleanups & tagged directory support

Eric W. Biederman ebiederm at xmission.com
Wed Aug 8 00:57:07 PDT 2007

Cornelia Huck <cornelia.huck at de.ibm.com> writes:

> On Wed, 08 Aug 2007 01:47:51 -0600,
> ebiederm at xmission.com (Eric W. Biederman) wrote:
>> Cornelia Huck <cornelia.huck at de.ibm.com> writes:
>> > My udev failed to create /dev/dasd* so it cannot mount root :( I'm
>> > currently trying to find out what causes this, may take some time...
>> Oh weird.
>> No great surprise that something goofed up given how many
>> patches were involved.  Still there shouldn't have been
>> any user visible differences in the patchset.
>> If you can narrow down which patch caused the problem that would be
>> great.
> Got it: It's patch 6, the readdir simplification.
> (The udev on that guest is ancient (063)...)

Ok.  That is weird.

Does it depend on the order in which the dentries are returned from

Unless I made a really stupid error otherwise the two versions
of readdir should have the same semantics.


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