ext2 + quotas

Michels, Gustavo [EES/BR] gustavo.michels at emersonenergy.com
Fri Sep 21 15:19:01 GMT 2001


I guess that's the patch Scott Armstrong submitted, isn't it?

I am currently compiling the 2.4.9 kernel on my clean rh 7.1 system, so I
guess quota still won't work for me... And I found out I can't use Alan
Cox's kernels 'cause there's no acl support for them yet (the main reason I
am upgrading to 2.4.9).

Well, let's do some testing... :-)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: jra at samba.org [mailto:jra at samba.org]
> Sent: sexta-feira, 21 de setembro de 2001 19:14
> To: Trond Eivind Glomsr?d
> Cc: Jeremy Allison; Michels, Gustavo [EES/BR]; Gerald Carter;
> samba at lists.samba.org
> Subject: Re: ext2 + quotas
> Ok, I've just committed a solution that seems to allow Samba
> to correctly report quotas on a RH7.1 Linux system with a 
> stock RH7.1 kernel.
> God help you though, if you reboot with a Linus 2.4.9 kernel,
> I don't think it'll work....
> It should work on other Linux systems that don't use the new
> quota system, but it'll have to be compiled on the system
> you intend to use it on. Also, it had to include <linux/quota.h>
> in order to get it to work this much.
> This is *not* a good situation for App. vendors to be in, and
> I hope it gets resolved by the Linux kernel teams asap.
> Cheers,
> 	Jeremy.

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