[oi-dev] ntfs-3g and fuse
milan.jurik at xylab.cz
Tue Jan 24 19:45:20 UTC 2012
Jean-Pierre ANDRE píše v út 24. 01. 2012 v 15:16 +0100:
> As a maintainer of ntfs-3g, I have received bug reports on OpenIndiana. Digging into them, I found there were almost all caused by the buggy fuse kernel module, which nobody seems to care about. So I had to do it myself....
thank you a lot for that.
> If anybody is interested, please see http://b.andre.pagesperso-orange.fr/openindiana-ntfs-3g.html
> Bugs fixed in the fuse kernel module :
> - Return st_blocks as defined by the file system
> - Process the error returned by the file system on unlink()
> - Do not send create() for existing files to the file system
> - Delete sent messages when no reply is expected (memory leak)
> - Clear the gaps left when writing beyond the end of file
> - Fix the reference count on directories in order to send releasedir (memory leak)
> I have still not found why the file size is limited to 2GB.
> Please note I am not the maintainer or packager of fuse, so whoever wants to take it over would be welcome.
I will integrate your fixes as patches to SFE svn repo and will ask one
of original FUSE port developers if he is interested in including it to
Again, thank you a lot.
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