[PATCH] use current working directory instead of share path in cephwrap_realpath

Ralph Böhme slow at samba.org
Mon Apr 29 20:37:11 UTC 2019

> Am 26.04.2019 um 22:41 schrieb Jeremy Allison via samba-technical <samba-technical at lists.samba.org>:
> On Fri, Apr 26, 2019 at 10:36:24PM +0200, Robert Sander via samba-technical wrote:
>> Hi,
>> reading symbolic links from a CephFS via vfs_ceph does not always work.
>> It looks like the CWD instead of the share path should be used to
>> construct the real path.
> Yes, that's completely correct. Thanks a *LOT* for catching
> that. I'll log a bug to track.
> We now change to $cwd to prevent symlink races
> so handle->conn->connectpath isn't always the
> directory we're in anymore.
>> Attached is a patch that changes this. Please review.
> RB+. Can I get a second Team reviewer please ?


Robert, your patch is missing a Signed-off tag. Can you please check out


and let us know if you're happy with one of us adding the tag on your behalf? You may as well update the patch and resubmit to the list. :)


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