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    SubjectRe: [ltt-dev] [PATCH 1/2] Make lttctl mount debugfs automatically
    On Thu, Jan 08, 2009 at 10:30:22PM -0500, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:
    > * Zhaolei (zhaolei@cn.fujitsu.com) wrote:
    > > * From: "Mathieu Desnoyers" <compudj@krystal.dyndns.org>
    > > >* Zhaolei (zhaolei@cn.fujitsu.com) wrote:
    > > >> * From: "Pierre-Marc Fournier" <pierre-marc.fournier@polymtl.ca>
    > > >> > Zhaolei wrote:
    > > >> >> lttctl need debugfs mounted,
    > > >> >> This patch make lttctl mount debugfs automatically when it is not mounted.
    > > >> >>
    > > >> >
    > > >> > Isn't having a utility such as lttctl mount filesystems against standard
    > > >> > unix semantics? Can you give an example of another standard command that
    > > >> > uses a filesystem and that tries to mount it if it isn't already
    > > >> > mounted?
    > > >> Hello, Pierre-Marc,
    > > >>
    > > >> I can give a an example.
    > > >> It is SystemTap.
    > > >>
    > > >
    > > > No offence, but can you find an example which is not explicitly
    > > > described as "bad taste" example by many people in the Linux kernel
    > > > community ?
    > > Hello, Mathieu
    > >
    > > I can't find another example of mounting debugfs automatically.

    Have you looked? openSUSE mounts it automatically, and I think Fedora
    also does so.

    thanks,

    greg k-h


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