[linux-cifs-client] [GSoC 2010][RESEND] Questions on Improved async/vector i/o support, fscache integration, and VFS change notification

Stef Bon stefbon at gmail.com
Mon Apr 26 08:42:20 MDT 2010

Not exactly.

I'm looking for the page with proceedings, not only describtion of the problem.


2010/4/26 Jeff Layton <jlayton at samba.org>:
> On Mon, 26 Apr 2010 09:18:33 +0200
> Stef Bon <stefbon at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I've followed the discussion here with great interest.
>> For me, as developer of a construction to get easy access to all kind
>> of resources (not only smb but other netwerk services like ftp and ssh
>> as well, and of course local like usb) these items are very nice. This
>> constrcution is based upon
>> a fuse module and the automounter to do all the mounting. See:
>> http://linux.bononline.nl/linux/mount.md5key.new/
>> Especially the inotify feature. I'm working on making this work on
>> FUSE, which is not that easy (at least for me).
>> Inotify is not supported yet in FUSE, so filesystems based on FUSE do
>> not have a way to notify changes in the backend to the system.
>> But in general I think it's a good thing to investigate the possible
>> integration with fs-cache.
>> But that's FUSE, where can I follow the progress on the topics mentioned here?
>> I see something about GSoC 2010. Is there a project page??
> There's this page:
> http://wiki.samba.org/index.php/SoC/Ideas
> ...is that what you were looking for?
> --
> Jeff Layton <jlayton at samba.org>

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