Re: [Ecryptfs-devel] [PATCH] ecryptfs: some inode attrs, and a question

From: hooanon05
Date: Mon Jan 19 2009 - 10:36:02 EST

Dave Kleikamp:
> > Does "ecryptfs_interpose() will overwrite the correct upper inode size"
> > means ecryptfs_interpose() sets a wrong value?
> Yes. ecryptfs_interpose() will copy the lower inode's size to the upper
> inode. For an encrypted file, the lower inode will have a larger size,
> since the lower file is prefixed with a header.

I see.
I am afraid my poor English made me misunderstood.
Thank you.

J. R. Okajima
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