On Thu, May 17, 2018 at 02:24:51PM +0900, Misono Tomohiro wrote:
> Deletion of a subvolume by rmdir(2) has become allowed by the
> 'commit cd2decf640b1 ("btrfs: Allow rmdir(2) to delete an empty
> subvolume")'.
> It is a kind of new feature and this commits add a sysfs entry
>   /sys/fs/btrfs/features/rmdir_subvol
> to indicate the availability of the feature so that a user program
> (e.g. xfstests) can detect it.
> Prior to this commit, all entry in /sys/fs/btrfs/features is a feature
> which depends on feature bits of superblock (i.e. each feature affects
> on-disk format) and managed by attribute_group "btrfs_feature_attr_group".
> For each fs, entries in /sys/fs/btrfs/UUID/features indicate which
> features are enabled (or can be changed online) for the fs.
> However, rmdir_subvol feature only depends on kernel modules. Therefore
> new attribute_group "btrfs_static_feature_attr_group" is introduced and
> sysfs_merge_group() is used to share /sys/fs/btrfs/features directory.
> Features in "btrfs_static_feature_attr_group" won't be listed in each
> /sys/fs/btrfs/UUID/features.
> Signed-off-by: Tomohiro Misono <misono.tomoh...@jp.fujitsu.com>
> ---
> Hi David,
> Sorry for the misunderstanding.

No problem.

> How about this version which uses /sys/fs/btrfs/features
> while using different attribute_group for static features.

Perfect, that's what I had in mind, added to misc-next, thanks.

Reviewed-by: David Sterba <dste...@suse.com>
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