Coda File System

Re: Get a newer kernel!

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2000 11:53:42 -0400
On Fri, Apr 28, 2000 at 10:33:22AM +0200, Alexander Dvorak t2069 wrote:
> Hello,
> finally i had time to apply the patch Jan Harkes  sent me.
> I tried both: a linux-kernel 2.3.99-pre3 and 2.3.99-pre4.
> In any case i was unable to create non empty files
> (for example with: echo "hello" > hello.txt).

Yup, Alexander had already changed the code that updates the i_size of
the inode, so the patch is copying in the wrong direction. I've got an
updated patch that does it right.

> The same problem was reported by LeBlanc before.

He tested the new patch and it seems to work for him. I'll send you the
new version (or put it at the ftp-site) later on, I've done some more
cleaning up and want to make sure I didn't break too much :)

Received on 2000-04-28 12:17:36