Re: [PATCH] nfs_unlink() race (was: nfs_refresh_inode: inode number mismatch)

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Wed Jun 11 2003 - 11:31:32 EST

On 11 Jun 2003, Alan Cox wrote:
> fs/vfat - d_revalidate: vfat_revalidate

That still shouldn't cause ESTALE, it should just force a dropping of the
dentry, and a re-lookup (and that, in turn, should either get the right
thing, or should return ENOENT).

Or are you talking about 2.4.x and that is doing something strange these

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