On Mon, 31 Aug 2009 21:28:38 -0400 Grégory SCHMITT <gy.schmitt@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Le Mon, 31 Aug 2009 20:55:01 -0400, > Charles A Edwards <eslrahc@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> a écrit : > > > On Mon, 31 Aug 2009 20:27:48 -0400 > > Grégory SCHMITT wrote: > > > > > I've switched today to the latest rc of the kernel (2.6.31-rc8) and > > > I have noticed that the new mechanisms of kernel FAM / inotify seem > > > to break emelFM2 internal mechanism of refreshing panels. > > > > I'm also running rc8 and see no such issue. > > > > Which build option are you passing and which version of E2 > > > > WITH_KERNELFAM ?= ?? > > USE_INOTIFY ?= ?? > > USE_FAM ?= ?? > > > > I use > > USE_INOTIFY ?= 1 and emelfm2-0.6.2cvs1825 > > Sorry, I forgot that information. > > So, I'm running > - Debian Lenny 5.0 > - kernel 2.6.31-rc8, inotify enabled, dnotify disable > - emelFM2 0.6.2 (later upgrades don't seem to bring any inotify > change); tried KERNELFAM=1 (which automatically enables INOTIFY), and > INOTIFY=1 withouth kernel FAM. > - not running any other file alteration monitors (gamin, fam daemon, > etc.) IIRC, linux-kernel devs are fiddling around with something called 'fanotify' but I didn't bother to look into its details, I'm waiting until it stabilises. I'd hope that current inotify API is not broken, though. I won't use that kernel until it stabilises, so I can't yet investigate the problem, anyway. Regards Tom -- Users can unsubscribe from the list by sending email to emelfm2-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the subject field or by logging into the web interface.