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bug #23213: moving a directory in a non-root-filesystem chroot returns EAGAIN

Submitted by:  Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
Submitted on:  Thu 08 May 2008 11:21:18 PM UTC  
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: None
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Fri 09 May 2008 11:58:25 AM UTC, comment #1:

This only happens when the target of the chroot is not the root of a

Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
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Thu 08 May 2008 11:21:18 PM UTC, original submission:

~$ chroot .
/$ mkdir blip
/$ mv blip blop
mv: cannot move `blip' to `blop': Resource temporarily unavailable

I guess that comes from some of the diskfs_lookup() calls of
diskfs_rename_dir() which somehow got lost about what the root is, and
returns EAGAIN.

Samuel Thibault <sthibaul>
Project Member


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