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authorSamuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org>2015-10-11 21:41:49 +0200
committerSamuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org>2015-10-11 21:43:26 +0200
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Comment that Flávio is on UTIME_*; add ENOTDIR missing on cat /dev/null/
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@@ -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
with".
-* 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.