On Wed, Jul 18, 2012 at 04:15:49PM +0200, Michal Hlavinka wrote:
I was asked if we can add this patch to our kernel in Fedora.
It's for ability to open a directory with execute permission but
without read permission.
-------- Original Message --------
Michal, can you ask the Fedora Linux kernel people to backport this
patch, please (this is going to be needed by both ksh93 and KDE4)?
It's already in 3.4.5, which we pushed to F16 and F17 yesterday.
Author: Linus Torvalds <torvalds(a)linux-foundation.org>
Date: Sat Jul 7 10:17:00 2012 -0700
vfs: make O_PATH file descriptors usable for 'fchdir()'
commit 332a2e1244bd08b9e3ecd378028513396a004a24 upstream.
[jwboyer@zod linux-2.6]$ git describe --contains