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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/6] Remove owner field from sysfs attribute structure
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    On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 10:09 PM, Guenter Roeck
    <guenter.roeck@ericsson.com> wrote:
    > The following comment is found in include/linux/sysfs.h:
    >
    >   /* FIXME
    >    * The *owner field is no longer used.
    >    * x86 tree has been cleaned up. The owner
    >    * attribute is still left for other arches.
    >    */
    >
    > As it turns out, the *owner field is (again?) initialized in several modules,
    > suggesting that such initialization may be creeping back into the code.
    >
    > This patch set removes the above comment, the *owner field, and each instance
    > in the code where it was found to be initialized.
    >
    > Compiled with x86 allmodconfig as well as with all alpha, arm, mips, powerpc,
    > and sparc defconfig builds.

    This seems reasonable to me. Can we get this in linux-next?

    Eric
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