Developing a VFS plugin for inhouse backup solution
Stefan (metze) Metzmacher
metze at samba.org
Mon Feb 14 07:16:47 GMT 2005
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Jeremy Allison schrieb:
| On Sun, Feb 13, 2005 at 12:11:15PM +0100, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
|>per file data can't be a simple void *private_data on the files_struct!
| That wasn't how I was planning to implement it.
|>each module in the stack would need to have it's on private pointer for
|>the open file.
|>Implementing this in the calling samba code would be very complicated
| Not really. I was planning to add a "register private data" call which
| took a name. The VFS caller would have to then call the requisite free
ok, that could work, but please think about that one module can be in the stack twice and each
instance needs to register it's own data...
Stefan Metzmacher <metze at samba.org> www.samba.org
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