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From: ebiederm@xmission.com (Eric W. Biederman)
To: Greg KH <gregkh@suse.de>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org,
	Linux Containers <containers@lists.osdl.org>,
	linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org, Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] Implement shadow directory support for device classes.
Date: Wed, 24 Jan 2007 19:43:09 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <m1mz47zv0i.fsf@ebiederm.dsl.xmission.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20070124212824.GA29981@suse.de> (Greg KH's message of "Wed, 24 Jan 2007 13:28:24 -0800")

Greg KH <gregkh@suse.de> writes:

> Or you can try it with any of the subsystems that have already been
> converted over to use the struct device code, like misc, mem, and many
> others.  Just look for the symlinks in /sys/class/CLASS_NAME/ instead of
> real subdirectories.
>
> So I'd really prefer to not apply this patch, and just do this kind of
> work for 'struct device' instead.

I don't want to get stuck waiting for cleanups so I will keep this one,
even if you don't apply it :)  

But I will go figure out the equivalent version for struct device, as
it doesn't look like you are that far off from merging that version. :)

That way my code will work whichever code base I have to merge against.

Eric

      reply	other threads:[~2007-01-25  2:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-24 19:35 [PATCH 1/2] sysfs: Shadow directory support Eric W. Biederman
2007-01-24 19:37 ` [PATCH 2/2] Implement shadow directory support for device classes Eric W. Biederman
2007-01-24 19:50   ` Greg KH
2007-01-24 20:28     ` Eric W. Biederman
2007-01-24 21:28       ` Greg KH
2007-01-25  2:43         ` Eric W. Biederman [this message]

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