[PATCH v2 1/3] cifs: Add support for root file systems
pc at cjr.nz
Fri Sep 20 10:04:06 UTC 2019
"Paulo Alcantara (SUSE)" <pc at cjr.nz> writes:
> Introduce a new CONFIG_CIFS_ROOT option to handle root file systems
> over a SMB share.
> In order to mount the root file system during the init process, make
> cifs.ko perform non-blocking socket operations while mounting and
> accessing it.
> Signed-off-by: Paulo Alcantara (SUSE) <pc at cjr.nz>
> Signed-off-by: Aurelien Aptel <aaptel at suse.com>
> Documentation/filesystems/cifs/cifsroot.txt | 97 +++++++++++++++++++++
> fs/cifs/Kconfig | 8 ++
> fs/cifs/Makefile | 2 +
> fs/cifs/cifsglob.h | 2 +
> fs/cifs/cifsroot.c | 94 ++++++++++++++++++++
> fs/cifs/connect.c | 17 +++-
> include/linux/root_dev.h | 1 +
> 7 files changed, 218 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
> create mode 100644 Documentation/filesystems/cifs/cifsroot.txt
> create mode 100644 fs/cifs/cifsroot.c
This patch has already been merged into Linus tree. The other two (2/3
and 3/3) still need to be reviewed.
I'm not sure how this works when series touch multiple subsystems --
that is, these changes should go through your tree or Steve's?
Please let me you know if you need anything else.
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