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  • Google Volleys Latest FS-VERITY Code For Transparent Integrity/Authenticity Of Files

    Phoronix: Google Volleys Latest FS-VERITY Code For Transparent Integrity/Authenticity Of Files

    One of the new Linux kernel features Google engineers have been working on is fs-verity for read-only file-based authenticity protection. Fs-verity is similar to dm-verity with a similar aim but is designed to work on a per-file basis for read-write file-systems rather than at the block level...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...x-fs-verity-V2

  • #2
    A quote would have been better than introducing errors while paraphrasing it:

    In general, fs-verity is intended for use on writable filesystems; dm-verity is
    still recommended on read-only ones.

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    • #3
      Was curious why Google Volley had anything to do with file systems.

      Turns out it's just a strange title.

      Also, Phoronix, your GDPR disclaimer is laughably illegal. Here's a tip. Non-critical information gathering is opt-in, not opt-out.

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