[linux-cifs-client] Re: [PATCH] mount.cifs: make return codes match the return codes for /bin/mount

Jeff Layton jlayton at redhat.com
Wed Oct 8 16:21:57 GMT 2008

On Wed, 08 Oct 2008 12:14:38 -0400
Jeff Moyer <jmoyer at redhat.com> wrote:

> Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> writes:
> > The manpage for /bin/mount specifies that the return code should be a
> > positive integer (actually, it's a bitfield). Clean up the return
> > codes from mount.cifs to make them match the expected return values
> > from /bin/mount. This necessary for proper integration with autofs.
> Thanks, Jeff.  I think it might be cleaner to make #define's for the
> exit codes, but I'll leave that up to you guys.


If libmount ever gets off the ground, I expect that the header files for
it will have them. I sort of dislike having our own declarations of them,
but maybe that's a better way in the interim.

Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com>

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