Changes for version 0.20

  • Added support for new attributes, up to kernel 2.5.56 (discovered while researching a port to XS)
  • Added support for = symbolic modes
  • chattr and lsattr now raise exceptions on error
  • lsattr now accepts a list of files, but no longer differentiates between scalar and list context (previoulsy used to return BitMask versus SymMask)
  • Reworked test suite (fixing a bug in the process)
  • Added example script (the original motiviation for this module)


list directory contents with their ext2 and ext3 attributes


Interface to ext2 and ext3 filesystem attributes