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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] [Request for inclusion] Filesystem in Userspace
    Hi,

    On Tue, 16 Nov 2004 11:20:22 +0100, Miklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu> wrote:
    > > - Breaks if CONFIG_PROC_FS is not enabled.
    >
    > Yes. Would a device node be better? Perhaps. This way there's no
    > need to allocate a major/minor for a device.

    ...or fix your Kconfig to select procfs. :)

    On Tue, 16 Nov 2004 11:20:22 +0100, Miklos Szeredi <miklos@szeredi.hu> wrote:
    > > - Explicit casts are not needed when converting void pointers
    > > (found in various places).
    >
    > But they don't hurt either. At least I can be sure to assign the
    > right kind of pointer.

    Hmm? The conversion is guaranteed by the standard which makes them
    redundant. And redundancy does hurt maintainability. The have been
    patches to get rid of the existing casts so please don't introduce new
    ones.

    Pekka
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