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[bug #54913] find: "-type"-test wrong on bind-mounted char device

From: Tavian Barnes
Subject: [bug #54913] find: "-type"-test wrong on bind-mounted char device
Date: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 16:57:18 -0400 (EDT)
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Follow-up Comment #2, bug #54913 (project findutils):

So this issue basically happens because d_type comes from the parent
filesystem right?  Honestly this kernel behavior seems suboptimal to me.  If
it's too expensive to resolve d_type from the bind mount, it could at least
return DT_UNKNOWN.


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