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Date:	Thu, 1 Sep 2011 10:38:11 +0200 (CEST)
From:	Lukas Czerner <lczerner@...hat.com>
To:	Lukas Czerner <lczerner@...hat.com>
cc:	linux-ext4@...r.kernel.org, tytso@....edu
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: Documenatation: remove acl and user_xattr mount
 options

On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, Lukas Czerner wrote:

> On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Lukas Czerner wrote:
> 
> > Acl and user_xattr mount options are no longer needed since those
> > features are enabled by default if configured in (seee commit
> > ea6633369458992241599c9d9ebadffaeddec164). We can not easily
> > deprecate mount options itself (since it is probably too early),
> > but we can remove it from documentation first.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Lukas Czerner <lczerner@...hat.com>
> 
> Hi Ted,
> 
> any chance picking that up ?
> 
> Thanks!
> -Lukas

ping^2

> 
> > ---
> >  Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt |   25 +++++++++++--------------
> >  1 files changed, 11 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)
> > 
> > diff --git a/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt b/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
> > index 3ae9bc9..9544e2c 100644
> > --- a/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
> > +++ b/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
> > @@ -209,22 +209,19 @@ oldalloc		This disables the Orlov block allocator and enables
> >  			performance - we'd like to get some feedback if it's
> >  			the contrary for you.
> >  
> > -user_xattr		Enables Extended User Attributes.  Additionally, you
> > -			need to have extended attribute support enabled in the
> > -			kernel configuration (CONFIG_EXT4_FS_XATTR).  See the
> > -			attr(5) manual page and http://acl.bestbits.at/ to
> > -			learn more about extended attributes.
> > -
> > -nouser_xattr		Disables Extended User Attributes.
> > -
> > -acl			Enables POSIX Access Control Lists support.
> > -			Additionally, you need to have ACL support enabled in
> > -			the kernel configuration (CONFIG_EXT4_FS_POSIX_ACL).
> > -			See the acl(5) manual page and http://acl.bestbits.at/
> > -			for more information.
> > +nouser_xattr		Disables Extended User Attributes. If you have extended
> > +			attribute support enabled in the kernel configuration
> > +			(CONFIG_EXT4_FS_XATTR), extended attribute support
> > +			is enabled by default on mount. See the attr(5) manual
> > +			page and http://acl.bestbits.at/ for more information
> > +			about extended attributes.
> >  
> >  noacl			This option disables POSIX Access Control List
> > -			support.
> > +			support. If ACL support is enabled in the kernel
> > +			configuration (CONFIG_EXT4_FS_POSIX_ACL), ACL is
> > +			enabled by default on mount. See the acl(5) manual
> > +			page and http://acl.bestbits.at/ for more information
> > +			about acl.
> >  
> >  bsddf		(*)	Make 'df' act like BSD.
> >  minixdf			Make 'df' act like Minix.
> > 
> 
> 

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