lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2007]   [Oct]   [29]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH] sysfs: add filter function to groups
From
Date
On Mon, 2007-10-29 at 18:58 +0100, Stefan Richter wrote:
> James Bottomley wrote:
> >> > struct attribute_group {
> >> > const char *name;
> >> > + int (*filter_show)(struct kobject *, int);
>
> > Actually, it returns a true/false value indicating whether the given
> > attribute should be displayed.
>
> How about this:
>
> int (*is_visible)(...);
> or
> bool (*shall_be_shown)(...);
> or
> bool (*should_be_displayed)(...);
>
> or whatever, so that it indicates that this function merely answers a
> question, but doesn't filter nor show anything.

Actually, as long as it's descriptive, I really don't care about the
name. Can we all agree on "is_visible"?

James


-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2007-10-29 19:15    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans