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* Definitions for mount interface. This describes the in the kernel build
* linkedlist with mounted filesystems.
* Author: Marco van Wieringen <>
#ifndef _LINUX_MOUNT_H
#define _LINUX_MOUNT_H
#include <linux/types.h>
#include <linux/list.h>
#include <linux/nodemask.h>
#include <linux/spinlock.h>
#include <asm/atomic.h>
struct super_block;
struct vfsmount;
struct dentry;
struct mnt_namespace;
#define MNT_NOSUID 0x01
#define MNT_NODEV 0x02
#define MNT_NOEXEC 0x04
#define MNT_NOATIME 0x08
#define MNT_NODIRATIME 0x10
#define MNT_RELATIME 0x20
#define MNT_READONLY 0x40 /* does the user want this to be r/o? */
#define MNT_STRICTATIME 0x80
#define MNT_SHRINKABLE 0x100
#define MNT_WRITE_HOLD 0x200
#define MNT_SHARED 0x1000 /* if the vfsmount is a shared mount */
#define MNT_UNBINDABLE 0x2000 /* if the vfsmount is a unbindable mount */
* MNT_SHARED_MASK is the set of flags that should be cleared when a
* mount becomes shared. Currently, this is only the flag that says a
* mount cannot be bind mounted, since this is how we create a mount
* that shares events with another mount. If you add a new MNT_*
* flag, consider how it interacts with shared mounts.
#define MNT_INTERNAL 0x4000
struct vfsmount {
struct list_head mnt_hash;
struct vfsmount *mnt_parent; /* fs we are mounted on */
struct dentry *mnt_mountpoint; /* dentry of mountpoint */
struct dentry *mnt_root; /* root of the mounted tree */
struct super_block *mnt_sb; /* pointer to superblock */
struct list_head mnt_mounts; /* list of children, anchored here */
struct list_head mnt_child; /* and going through their mnt_child */
int mnt_flags;
/* 4 bytes hole on 64bits arches */
const char *mnt_devname; /* Name of device e.g. /dev/dsk/hda1 */
struct list_head mnt_list;
struct list_head mnt_expire; /* link in fs-specific expiry list */
struct list_head mnt_share; /* circular list of shared mounts */
struct list_head mnt_slave_list;/* list of slave mounts */
struct list_head mnt_slave; /* slave list entry */
struct vfsmount *mnt_master; /* slave is on master->mnt_slave_list */
struct mnt_namespace *mnt_ns; /* containing namespace */
int mnt_id; /* mount identifier */
int mnt_group_id; /* peer group identifier */
* We put mnt_count & mnt_expiry_mark at the end of struct vfsmount
* to let these frequently modified fields in a separate cache line
* (so that reads of mnt_flags wont ping-pong on SMP machines)
atomic_t mnt_count;
int mnt_expiry_mark; /* true if marked for expiry */
int mnt_pinned;
int mnt_ghosts;
int __percpu *mnt_writers;
int mnt_writers;
static inline int *get_mnt_writers_ptr(struct vfsmount *mnt)
return mnt->mnt_writers;
return &mnt->mnt_writers;
static inline struct vfsmount *mntget(struct vfsmount *mnt)
if (mnt)
return mnt;
struct file; /* forward dec */
extern int mnt_want_write(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern int mnt_want_write_file(struct file *file);
extern int mnt_clone_write(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern void mnt_drop_write(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern void mntput_no_expire(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern void mnt_pin(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern void mnt_unpin(struct vfsmount *mnt);
extern int __mnt_is_readonly(struct vfsmount *mnt);
static inline void mntput(struct vfsmount *mnt)
if (mnt) {
mnt->mnt_expiry_mark = 0;
extern struct vfsmount *do_kern_mount(const char *fstype, int flags,
const char *name, void *data);
struct file_system_type;
extern struct vfsmount *vfs_kern_mount(struct file_system_type *type,
int flags, const char *name,
void *data);
struct nameidata;
struct path;
extern int do_add_mount(struct vfsmount *newmnt, struct path *path,
int mnt_flags, struct list_head *fslist);
extern void mark_mounts_for_expiry(struct list_head *mounts);
extern dev_t name_to_dev_t(char *name);
#endif /* _LINUX_MOUNT_H */