[linux-cifs-client] Re: add parsing to cifs mount option for mounting to shares which support transport encryption

Miklos Szeredi miklos at szeredi.hu
Sat May 17 07:11:28 GMT 2008

> Attached is a patch which adds various options to cifs_show_options
> (displayed when you cat /proc/mounts with a cifs mount).


>   I limited
> the new ones to values that are associated with the mount


>  with the
> exception of "seal" (which is a per tree connection property, but I
> thought was important enough to show through).
> Eventually (as you suggested) cifs's parse_mount_options also needs to
> be rewritten to use the match_token API but that would be a big enough
> change that I would prefer that changing parse_mount_options wait
> until 2.6.27

Yes, there's no hurry with that.  It's just that it would be easier to
keep the showing in sync with the parsing if the parsing wasn't so


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