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[PATCH] ext3 doc: user_xattr and acl options are not on by default



Documentation/ext3.txt suggests that the "user_xattr" and "acl" mount options are on by default. This doesn't seem to be the case, as the kernel deduces the default mount options from the filesystem superblock, and mke2fs does not appear to write any default mount options there.

This error was spotted by Jacques de Mer.

Signed-off-by: Daniel Drake <dsd gentoo org>
--- linux/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt.orig	2005-12-02 17:54:09.000000000 +0000
+++ linux/Documentation/filesystems/ext3.txt	2005-12-02 18:02:33.000000000 +0000
@@ -57,19 +57,21 @@ oldalloc		This disables the Orlov block 
 			we'd like to get some feedback if it's the contrary for
 			you.
 
-user_xattr	(*)	Enables POSIX Extended Attributes. It's enabled by
-			default, however you need to confifure its support
-			(CONFIG_EXT3_FS_XATTR). This is neccesary if you want
-			to use POSIX Acces Control Lists support. You can visit
-			http://acl.bestbits.at to know more about POSIX Extended
-			attributes.
+user_xattr		Enables POSIX Extended Attributes. Additionally, you
+			need to have enabled EA support in the kernel
+			configuration (CONFIG_EXT3_FS_XATTR).
+			This is also neccesary if you want to use POSIX Access
+			Control Lists support. You can visit
+			http://acl.bestbits.at to learn more about POSIX
+			Extended Attributes.
 
 nouser_xattr		Disables POSIX Extended Attributes.
 
-acl		(*)	Enables POSIX Access Control Lists support. This is
-			enabled by default, however you need to configure
-			its support (CONFIG_EXT3_FS_POSIX_ACL). If you want
-			to know more about ACLs visit http://acl.bestbits.at
+acl			Enables POSIX Access Control Lists support.
+			Additionally, you need to have enabled ACL support in
+			the kernel configuration (CONFIG_EXT3_FS_POSIX_ACL). If
+			you want to learn more about ACLs, then visit
+			http://acl.bestbits.at
 
 noacl			This option disables POSIX Access Control List support.
 

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