Re: [PATCH][mount-7-1-B] fixes to pre7-1 and more mount cleanups

From: Arnd Bergmann (
Date: Tue May 02 2000 - 17:08:36 EST

"David S. Miller" <> wrote:
> Alexander, there seems to be a problem still with the mntent changes
> in pre7-1. For example, if you create a kernel thread during bootup
> without CLONE_FS, the __copy_fs_struct will barf on the NULL
> rootmnt/root/pwdmnt/pwd members coming from INIT_FS. I actually
> have this happening on Sparc64 with pre7-1 which is how I found
> the problem.

Me too:

My scsi_eh for aha1542 on pre7-1/i386 also crashes in getmnt() during
thread creation.

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