[gobolinux-users] gobohide with unionfs 1.4, own kernel

Lucas C. Villa Real lucasvr at gobolinux.org
Mon Nov 20 23:39:57 UTC 2006


Please consider getting the file from
http://lucasvr.gobolinux.org/etc/Linux--2.6.18.1--recipe.tar.bz2, as
it the message below was held for moderation due to its size.

On 11/20/06, Lucas C. Villa Real <lucasvr at gobolinux.org> wrote:
> On 11/20/06, magnus joh <magnusjjj at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I was trying to compile my own kernel with the gobohide patches, squashfs
> > and unionfs. Everything compiles fine, but when i test the livecd it fails
> > horribly, kernel crash because of unionfs. I then tried recompiling without
> > the gobohide patches, and everything works fine (except some smaller errors,
> > not due to the kernel ;)).
> >
> > So. My question is this, when will the gobohide patches be updated for
> > unionfs 1.4?
>
> The problem with the current unionfs implementation is that it doesn't
> use the Linux VFS, and so many tricks have to be implemented to allow
> gobohide to work on it. I've decided not to touch it after some
> unionfs patches, conforming to the VFS, were submitted to the
> linux-fsdevel mailing list. I'm not tracking the kernel Changelog for
> some months, but I guess it's going to be merged mainline soon.
>
> I've made a kernel recipe based on the patches submitted to that list,
> but I didn't take the time to test and finish it. I'm attaching it
> here, just in case you want to check it out. Also, you might need to
> adjust the gobohide patch and fix the diffs - I didn't do that for
> this recipe. The patch you're more interested there is
> '02-unionfs-2.0.patch'. The others are merely this patch splitted in
> many parts.
>
> > Sorry for my bad english, but i am in a hurry.
>
> No problem.
>
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> Lucas
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