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SubjectRe: vc: create vcs(a) devices for consoles
On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 06:12:20PM +0200, Kay Sievers wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 18:01, Greg KH<greg@kroah.com> wrote:
> > On Sat, Jul 18, 2009 at 05:34:17PM +0200, Kay Sievers wrote:
> >> From: Kay Sievers <kay.sievers@vrfy.org>
> >> Subject: vc: create vcs(a) devices for consoles
> >>
> >> The buffer for the consoles are unconditionally allocated at
> >> con_init() time, which miss the creation of the vcs(a) devices.
> >>
> >> Since 2.6.30, these devices are no longer created at open()
> >> and removed on close(), but controlled by the lifetime of the
> >> buffers.
> >
> > Is this a bug in .31-rc right now?  Should this make it into the final
> > .31 release?
>
> Yes, and in .30.
>
> > And what caused this change, tty changes?  If so, it should go through
> > Alan Cox's tree.
>
> This change caused it:
> http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=4995f8ef9d3aac72745e12419d7fbaa8d01b1d81

Ah, ok, I will queue it up.

thanks,

greg k-h
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