[PATCH] cifs-utils: Correct max string lengths

Scott Lovenberg scott.lovenberg at gmail.com
Sat Jul 20 09:24:21 MDT 2013

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On Jul 20, 2013, at 6:43, Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com> wrote:

> On Fri, 19 Jul 2013 22:44:22 -0400
> Scott Lovenberg <scott.lovenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Jul 19, 2013, at 22:34, Steve French <smfrench at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Leaving Max share length at 256 is fine with me
>> Works for me. Should this be fixed kernel side?
> Yes, I think that would make sense. Scott, I assume you'll send a v2 of
> this patch that preserves the share length at 256?
> Once that's done, the ideal thing here would be to move these
> definitions in the kernel to a separate header file that lives under
> include/linux. Then we could have autoconf in cifs-utils look for that
> header and use the #defines from that instead if it's present.
> That way we won't be so reliant on keeping the kernel and cifs-utils in
> sync...

Yeah. I'll respin and send tomorrow. I have a wedding to attend this afternoon.  Using autoconf would be terrific and I'm completely on board with that idea. 

> -- 
> Jeff Layton <jlayton at redhat.com>

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