Re: 2.6.3 + reiser + quota support

From: Jan Kara
Date: Mon Mar 08 2004 - 09:38:28 EST

> On Fri, 2004-03-05 at 08:33, Damian Wojsław wrote:
> > > [root@test mnt]#
> > > and /var/log/messages says:
> > > Mar 4 19:15:46 test kernel: reiserfs_getopt: unknown option "usrquota"
> >
> > If I remember correclty, reiserfs needs an additional patch to
> > support quota. I know this patch exists for 2.4.X kernels.
> Yes, patches to support quota exist for 2.4.x kernels, because 2.4.x is
> not supposed to support quota for reiserfs in the vanilla distribution.
> Those patches are at
> and work fine.
> But kernel 2.6.x is supposed to support quota for ext2, ext3 _and_
> reiserfs without any patch. So I am doing something wrong (I hope), or
> there is a bug around here.
Actually the text in Configure is a bit misleading. In 2.6 you also
need an additional patch for ReiserFS. Chris Mason created it a few days
ago so it might be available at his FTP..

Jan Kara <jack@xxxxxxx>
SuSE CR Labs
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