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    SubjectRe: Q. DEBUG_FS and SYSFS config (Re: [RFC Aufs2 #3 2/2] split 'xino' entry under sysfs)
    On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 04:57:16PM +0100, Kay Sievers wrote:
    > On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 16:33, Greg KH <greg@kroah.com> wrote:
    >
    > >> First, configure "normaly".
    > >> General setup
    > >>   [ ] Configure standard kernel features (for small systems)  --->
    > >>
    > >> $ egrep -i '(sysfs|debug_fs)' .config
    > >> CONFIG_SYSFS_DEPRECATED=y
    > >> CONFIG_SYSFS_DEPRECATED_V2=y
    > >
    > > You should disable those two options, no modern distro needs them
    > > anymore.
    >
    > In fact, all recent distros will no longer work correctly, because
    > DEPRECATED disables features which are expected to be there today. I
    > guess it's time to remove the *_V2 hack to reset the default value,
    > and set the default of CONFIG_SYSFS_DEPRECATED=n?

    Sounds like a good idea for 2.6.31. Care to send a patch so we can keep
    it in -next for a few months?

    thanks,

    greg k-h
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