Bug#297010: linux-kernel-header: O_NOATIME needed for lvm

Goswin von Brederlow Goswin von Brederlow <brederlo@informatik.uni-tuebingen.de>, 297010@bugs.debian.org
Wed, 02 Mar 2005 19:50:19 +0100

GOTO Masanori <gotom@debian.or.jp> writes:

> At Mon, 28 Feb 2005 03:48:00 +0100,
> Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
>> Bastian's patch is just a workaround around the bug not its solution.
> ...So why did you submit this bug as "severity: critical" assigned to
> linux-kernel-header?  What the real solution to fix this report?
> Can your problem be fixed to define O_NOATIME in lvm2 or
> linux-kernel-headers package?
> Regards,
> -- gotom

I assigned the bug is to both. The headers because they have the bug and
lvm because it can work around it (thereby reducing its severity to

If you don't think l-k-h oder libc6-dev should implement the O_NOATIME
it documents then please reassign it to lvm2 alone with an
explanation. That is your perogative as maintainer but I stand by my
decision that it is a critical bug and both packages are involved.