From: Jurgen Botz (jurgen_at_botz.org)
Date: Sat 24 Nov 2001 - 18:28:21 GMT
Sam Vilain wrote:
> > Also, is there any plan to use reiserfs with this flag?
> I'd love to, it's my FS of choice. But have you noticed this on reiserfs:
> hoffman:/root# chattr +i /etc/hosts
> chattr: Inappropriate ioctl for device while reading flags on /etc/hosts
There is a patch which is slated for inclusion in a near-future official
kernel that adds support for immutable & noatime flags, as well as the
support needed to add other flags in the future. See the patches at
The relevant patch is 'N'. The README in that directory has details.
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