|author||Samuel Thibault <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2015-10-11 21:41:49 +0200|
|committer||Samuel Thibault <email@example.com>||2015-10-11 21:43:26 +0200|
Comment that Flávio is on UTIME_*; add ENOTDIR missing on cat /dev/null/
Diffstat (limited to 'contributing.mdwn')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/contributing.mdwn b/contributing.mdwn
index 21b258a3..23eefdd0 100644
@@ -89,8 +89,9 @@ Here is a list of small hacks, which can serve as entries into the Hurd code for
people who would like to dive into the code but just lack a "somewhere to begin
-* Add `UTIME_NOW` and `UTIME_OMIT`. It is a matter of taking the BSD values, add the `#define`s to the proper header, and implement the support in `*_S_file_utimes` functions.
+* Add `UTIME_NOW` and `UTIME_OMIT`. It is a matter of taking the BSD values, add the `#define`s to the proper header, and implement the support in `*_S_file_utimes` functions. Flávio Cruz is having a look.
See also [[!debbug 762677]].
+* cat /dev/null/ should fail with ENOTDIR, i.e. make libdiskfs's diskfs_S_dir_lookup properly pass the trailing / to translators (so that libtrivfs (which null is based on) trivfs_S_dir_lookup returns ENOTDIR). See also [[!debbug 785404]]
* Some translators do not support [[hurd/fsysopts]], i.e. support for the
file_get_fs_options and fsys_set_options RPCs.
* Extend `device_read`/`device_write` into supporting > 2TiB disk sizes.