Re: [RFC] killing boilerplate checks in ->link/->mkdir/->rename

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Thu Feb 02 2012 - 18:46:25 EST

On Thu, Feb 2, 2012 at 1:24 PM, Al Viro <viro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Comments?  Boilerplate removal follows (22 files changed, 45 insertions(+),
> 120 deletions(-)), but it's *not* for immediate merge; it's really completely
> untested.

Looks ok to me. Historically, the more things we can check at the VFS
layer, the better.

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