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Date:   Mon, 26 Nov 2018 17:19:46 -0500
From:   Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <>
        Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <>
Subject: [PATCH v3 09/12] ext4.5: Add fname_encoding feature to ext4 man page

Signed-off-by: Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <>
 misc/ | 10 ++++++++++
 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+)

diff --git a/misc/ b/misc/
index 8f4c4f51ea85..98c7b1313ab6 100644
--- a/misc/
+++ b/misc/
@@ -151,6 +151,16 @@ can be specified using the
 .B \-G
+.B fname_encoding
+This ext4 feature provides file system-level character encoding support
+for files and directories name.  This feature is name-preserving on the
+disk, but it allows applications to lookup for a file in the file system
+using any encoding equivalent version of the file name.
+This feature is required to perform in-kernel case-insensitive file
+name lookups.
 .B has_journal
 Create a journal to ensure filesystem consistency even across unclean

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