Patchwork ext4: Log inline_data feature in Documentation

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Submitter jon ernst
Date Aug. 9, 2013, 9:28 p.m.
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jon ernst - Aug. 9, 2013, 9:28 p.m.
When I tested inline_data feature, I found it hasn't been documented in ext4.txt.

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diff --git a/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt b/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
index f7cbf57..f2de1a1 100644
--- a/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
+++ b/Documentation/filesystems/ext4.txt
@@ -99,6 +99,7 @@  Note: More extensive information for getting started with ext4 can be
 * large block (up to pagesize) support
 * efficient new ordered mode in JBD2 and ext4(avoid using buffer head to force
   the ordering)
+* allows small files or directories to be stored within the in-inode extended attribute area via inline_data
 [1] Filesystems with a block size of 1k may see a limit imposed by the
 directory hash tree having a maximum depth of two.