Question about vfsmount test in __do_follow_link

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In __do_follow_link I see

if (path->mnt == nd->mnt)

immediately before

cookie = dentry->d_inode->i_op->follow_link(dentry, nd);

I can't see the case where the vfsmount is ever different. This would have 
to mean a mount was followed but this shouldn't be possible for a 

Can someone enlighten me?


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