Patch: Fixed patch for moving RSVD/SHVXD to vfs_default

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Fri Sep 18 04:44:13 UTC 2015

On Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 04:49:19PM -0700, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 15, 2015 at 08:43:46AM +0200, Michael Adam wrote:
> > 
> > For me, it just does not feel right to let the virtual NTFS
> > file system layer read and (especially) write parts of the
> > SMB request and response packets directly.
> If these packets are the equivalent of IOCTL's, then
> to me it makes perfect sense - without introducing an
> extra translation layer.

Well, I'm sure there's heated arguments about the beauty of
the ioctl concept, but that's something for another day I
guess. :-)


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