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"one file per block would be silly"
Posted Mar 18, 2010 2:00 UTC (Thu) by glikely (subscriber, #39601)
Posted Mar 18, 2010 7:49 UTC (Thu) by ptman (subscriber, #57271)
Posted Mar 18, 2010 9:49 UTC (Thu) by HelloWorld (subscriber, #56129)
Posted Mar 18, 2010 13:10 UTC (Thu) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Still, this would definitely have to be dynamically-generated at lookup time: one kobject/dentry for every bad block throughout the lifetime of the /sys mountpoint would be madness.
Posted Mar 18, 2010 20:10 UTC (Thu) by smurf (subscriber, #17840)
Sorry, but I don't think that this makes much sense.
Where does that silly 4k limit come from, anyway? debugfs does much better. So provide a symlink to the "real" list which lives somewhere else?
Posted Mar 19, 2010 14:00 UTC (Fri) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
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