Re: [patch 1/2] VFS: new fgetattr() file operation

From: Alan Cox
Date: Mon Sep 24 2007 - 09:37:28 EST

> But it's has various dawbacks, like rmdir doesn't work if there are
> open files within an otherwise empty directory.
> I'd happily accept suggestions on how to deal with this differenty.

NFS has that problem because it really has to sillyrename into the same
directory. I don't see that ssh/sftp needs to do that. Instead it can
sillyrename anywhere in the filesystem.

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