On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 06:09:22PM +0100, Michał Górny wrote:
> Remove the limitation that all files covered by the Manifest must reside
> on a single filesystem. This breaks valid uses of overlayfs without
> providing any real advantage.
Replying for the record:

I approve this change, because I didn't realize how overlayfs could
cause files & directories to show up in a single place with different
device IDs. Keeping overlayfs working is more important than the slight
security concerns of traversing device boundaries.

Robin Hugh Johnson
Gentoo Linux: Dev, Infra Lead, Foundation Treasurer
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