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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2011-08-07 09:53:20 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2011-08-07 13:42:25 -0700
commit7813b94a54987571082ff19e9d87eabbfec23b4e (patch)
treef0c6b3325adba97b2af15d7bae55b4babb812f76 /fs
parent206b1d09a56dcd2db1052245c4131879c410eaf8 (diff)
vfs: rename 'do_follow_link' to 'should_follow_link'
Al points out that the do_follow_link() helper function really is misnamed - it's about whether we should try to follow a symlink or not, not about actually doing the following. Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'fs')
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/fs/namei.c b/fs/namei.c
index fc13609a354..2826db35dc2 100644
--- a/fs/namei.c
+++ b/fs/namei.c
@@ -1267,7 +1267,7 @@ static void terminate_walk(struct nameidata *nd)
* so we keep a cache of "no, this doesn't need follow_link"
* for the common case.
-static inline int do_follow_link(struct inode *inode, int follow)
+static inline int should_follow_link(struct inode *inode, int follow)
if (unlikely(!(inode->i_opflags & IOP_NOFOLLOW))) {
if (likely(inode->i_op->follow_link))
@@ -1303,7 +1303,7 @@ static inline int walk_component(struct nameidata *nd, struct path *path,
return -ENOENT;
- if (do_follow_link(inode, follow)) {
+ if (should_follow_link(inode, follow)) {
if (nd->flags & LOOKUP_RCU) {
if (unlikely(unlazy_walk(nd, path->dentry))) {