Het real path of a share.

Stef Bon stefbon at gmail.com
Thu Feb 14 02:45:55 MST 2013

2013/2/14 Volker Lendecke <Volker.Lendecke at sernet.de>:
>> http://www.spinics.net/lists/linux-fsdevel/msg51115.html
>> This was in a thread started by me suggesting to add netlink messages
>> when a inotify watch has been added or removed.
>> Their attitude is only about inotify in combination with network
>> flesystems I guess.
> Ok, thanks! Quoting:
>> Passing the pathname is *hopeless* here.  And IMNSHO so's
>> relying on inotify in general - it's not a general-purpose
>> API and any program relying on it being usable on an
>> arbitrary part of tree is buggy.
> That's indeed strong language. Lets see when it's going away
> :-)

I also found:


Here I also started the issue.

Is there anything really agains inotify? It's doing its job, I never
have any problems. Yes it cannot cooperate with network and fuse
filesystems, but that is by design.


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