RE: Filehandle patch & Linux Kernels.

From: Jordan Mendelson <>
Date: Fri, 24 Apr 1998 12:49:13 -0400

> Hi squidders,
> Does anyone has forwarded to Linus Torvalds the Michael O'Reilly
> filehandle patch and requesting to be included in future kernels? this
> patch could be interesting to other people who uses Linux for other uses
> like NFS, FTP or WWW serving?

The last filehandle patch will not work on 2.0.34pre11 w/ a Cyrix CPU, it
halts during the switch to userspace (when INIT starts doing it's thing).

Until that is fixed, integrating the patch would be a bad thing. Not sure
why it happens however... sort of odd.


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Received on Fri Apr 24 1998 - 09:53:03 MDT

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