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Date: Mon, 21 Nov 2011 16:34:07 -0800
From: Andrew Morton <>
To: Vasiliy Kulikov <>
 Alexey Dobriyan <>, Al Viro <>,
 "H. Peter Anvin" <>, Greg KH <>, Theodore Tso
 <tytso@....EDU>, Alan Cox <>, Linus Torvalds
Subject: Re: [RFC v2 1/3] procfs: parse mount options

On Sat, 19 Nov 2011 15:01:26 +0400
Vasiliy Kulikov <> wrote:

> This patch adds support of procfs mount options.
> Actual mount options are coming in the next patches.

The patches look sane to me.

I assume that `mount -o remount' has been tested and works as expected?

I also assume that any file which was opened prior to the remount will
remain accessible to any process which has the fd.  Is this acceptable
from a security/operational POV?

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