Re: all files are executable in vfat

Trond Myklebust (
25 Sep 2001 21:02:40 +0200

>>>>> " " == Alexander Viro <> writes:

> OK, let me put it that way: we need to turn stat() into method
> call rather than blind access to inode fields. Then all these
> problems will be very easy to deal with.

Yes *please*! Finally we could introduce proper support for 64-bit
inode numbers too!

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