Commit 33af5e32 authored by Eric Paris's avatar Eric Paris
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fsnotify: ignored_mask - excluding notification



The ignored_mask is a new mask which is part of fsnotify marks.  A group's
should_send_event() function can use the ignored mask to determine that
certain events are not of interest.  In particular if a group registers a
mask including FS_OPEN on a vfsmount they could add FS_OPEN to the
ignored_mask for individual inodes and not send open events for those
inodes.
Signed-off-by: default avatarEric Paris <eparis@redhat.com>
parent 90b1e7a5
......@@ -190,6 +190,12 @@ void fsnotify_set_mark_mask_locked(struct fsnotify_mark *mark, __u32 mask)
fsnotify_set_inode_mark_mask_locked(mark, mask);
}
void fsnotify_set_mark_ignored_mask_locked(struct fsnotify_mark *mark, __u32 mask)
{
assert_spin_locked(&mark->lock);
mark->ignored_mask = mask;
}
/*
* Attach an initialized mark to a given group and fs object.
......
......@@ -266,6 +266,7 @@ struct fsnotify_mark {
struct fsnotify_inode_mark i;
struct fsnotify_vfsmount_mark m;
};
__u32 ignored_mask; /* events types to ignore */
struct list_head free_g_list; /* tmp list used when freeing this mark */
#define FSNOTIFY_MARK_FLAG_INODE 0x01
#define FSNOTIFY_MARK_FLAG_VFSMOUNT 0x02
......@@ -373,6 +374,8 @@ extern struct fsnotify_mark *fsnotify_find_inode_mark(struct fsnotify_group *gro
extern struct fsnotify_mark *fsnotify_find_vfsmount_mark(struct fsnotify_group *group, struct vfsmount *mnt);
/* copy the values from old into new */
extern void fsnotify_duplicate_mark(struct fsnotify_mark *new, struct fsnotify_mark *old);
/* set the ignored_mask of a mark */
extern void fsnotify_set_mark_ignored_mask_locked(struct fsnotify_mark *mark, __u32 mask);
/* set the mask of a mark (might pin the object into memory */
extern void fsnotify_set_mark_mask_locked(struct fsnotify_mark *mark, __u32 mask);
/* attach the mark to both the group and the inode */
......
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