[Trusty][Saucy][Raring][Quantal][Precise][PATCH 1/1] (no-up) overlayfs: add OVERLAYFS_SUPER_MAGIC to include/uapi/linux/magic.h
joseph.salisbury at canonical.com
Mon Nov 4 17:30:01 UTC 2013
On 11/04/2013 12:08 PM, Stefan Bader wrote:
> On 04.11.2013 17:44, Joseph Salisbury wrote:
>> BugLink: http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1247769
>> Signed-off-by: Joseph Salisbury <joseph.salisbury at canonical.com>
>> include/uapi/linux/magic.h | 1 +
>> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>> diff --git a/include/uapi/linux/magic.h b/include/uapi/linux/magic.h
>> index 2944278..7993c79 100644
>> --- a/include/uapi/linux/magic.h
>> +++ b/include/uapi/linux/magic.h
>> @@ -31,6 +31,7 @@
>> #define PSTOREFS_MAGIC 0x6165676C
>> #define EFIVARFS_MAGIC 0xde5e81e4
>> #define HOSTFS_SUPER_MAGIC 0x00c0ffee
>> +#define OVERLAYFS_SUPER_MAGIC 0x794c764f
>> #define MINIX_SUPER_MAGIC 0x137F /* minix v1 fs, 14 char names */
>> #define MINIX_SUPER_MAGIC2 0x138F /* minix v1 fs, 30 char names */
> I wished the bug report would be helpful in a way to say which other piece of sw
> would like that define in magic.h.
> It probably works as band-aid but I wonder whether it would be cleaner to remove
> the define from fs/overlayfs/super.c and include magic.h instead (to have only
> one define and in the same place)
Thanks for the feedback, Stefan.
I can rework the patch to also remove the define from
fs/overlayfs/super.c if that is best. I'll also ask for additional
info, in the bug report, to identify which other sw would like the
define in magic.h.
which other piece of sw
would like that define in magic.h.
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