Re: [Vserver] CIFS-mounts in vserver guests: solved

From: Daniel Hokka Zakrisson <>
Date: Tue 03 Apr 2007 - 20:27:03 BST
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Wilhelm Meier wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 3. April 2007 schrieb Roderick A. Anderson:
>> Wilhelm Meier wrote:
>>> Am Montag, 2. April 2007 schrieb Wilhelm Meier:
>>>> after our conversion I got the quick cifs hack running (using a special
>>>> CLONE-flag for the cifs-thread).
>>>> The I got this patch, which changes the api to kthread_run. But, the
>>>> problem remains. I still got this error in dmesg:
>>> I've to correct myself!
>>> I had a configuration flaw ... if the patch is in place, it works as
>>> expected. CIFS-shares can be mounted inside the guests.
>> Wilhelm,
>> Would you be willing to put some instructions together on what it takes
>> to do this?
> Ok., get the patch from the list and apply it
> to /usr/src/linux-vserver/fs/cifs/connect.c (or whatever you kernel source
> path is).

Has the patch been submitted to (and reviewed by), and Note that it already doesn't follow
the typical coding style used in the kernel (regarding the if/while( x )

Daniel Hokka Zakrisson
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