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authorAlexander Motin <mav@FreeBSD.org>2018-08-02 21:12:52 +0000
committerAlexander Motin <mav@FreeBSD.org>2018-08-02 21:12:52 +0000
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9330 stack overflow when creating a deeply nested dataset
Datasets that are deeply nested (~100 levels) are impractical. We just put a limit of 50 levels to newly created datasets. Existing datasets should work without a problem. illumos/illumos-gate@5ac95da7d61660aa299c287a39277cb0372be959 Reviewed by: John Kennedy <john.kennedy@delphix.com> Reviewed by: Matt Ahrens <matt@delphix.com> Approved by: Garrett D'Amore <garrett@damore.org> Author: Serapheim Dimitropoulos <serapheim.dimitro@delphix.com>
Notes
Notes: svn path=/vendor-sys/illumos/dist/; revision=337182
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diff --git a/man/man1m/zfs.1m b/man/man1m/zfs.1m
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@@ -289,7 +289,8 @@ pool/{filesystem,volume,snapshot}
.Pp
where the maximum length of a dataset name is
.Dv MAXNAMELEN
-.Pq 256 bytes .
+.Pq 256 bytes
+and the maximum amount of nesting allowed in a path is 50 levels deep.
.Pp
A dataset can be one of the following:
.Bl -tag -width "file system"