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Re: [PATCH] xfsdump: use the full 32-bit generation number

To: Bill Kendall <wkendall@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] xfsdump: use the full 32-bit generation number
From: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 5 Feb 2012 08:36:48 -0500
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <1325880565-20934-1-git-send-email-wkendall@xxxxxxx>
References: <1325880565-20934-1-git-send-email-wkendall@xxxxxxx>
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)
On Fri, Jan 06, 2012 at 02:09:25PM -0600, Bill Kendall wrote:
> dump format version has been bumped to 3. xfsdump also required changes to
> its inode-to-generation cache. This map is not persistent though, so no
> compatibility or version changes were required there.

Shouldn't the be an option to still generate the old format for
compatibility reasons?

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