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Date:   Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:58:28 -0500
From:   "Theodore Ts'o" <>
To:     Arnaud Ferraris <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 01/12] tune2fs: Allow enabling casefold feature after
 fs creation

On Thu, Dec 17, 2020 at 06:35:33PM +0100, Arnaud Ferraris wrote:
> From: Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <>
> The main reason we didn't allow this before was because !CASEFOLDED
> directories were expected to be normalized().  Since this is no longer
> the case, and as long as the encrypt feature is not enabled, it should
> be safe to enable this feature.
> Disabling the feature is trickier, since we need to make sure there are
> no existing +F directories in the filesystem.  Leave that for a future
> patch.
> Also, enabling strict mode requires some filesystem-wide verification,
> so ignore that for now.
> Signed-off-by: Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <>
> Signed-off-by: Arnaud Ferraris <>

Thanks, applied.

					- Ted

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