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    SubjectRe: [patch] kernel sysfs events layer
    On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 03:21:04AM +0200, Herbert Poetzl wrote:
    > On Wed, Sep 15, 2004 at 05:38:39PM -0400, Robert Love wrote:
    > > On Wed, 2004-09-15 at 14:34 -0700, Tim Hockin wrote:
    > >
    > > > It's a can of worms, is what it is. And I'm not sure what a good fix
    > > > would be. Would it just be enough to send a generic "mount-table changed"
    > > > event, and let userspace figure out the rest?
    > >
    > > "Can of worms" is a tough description for something that there is no
    > > practical security issue for, just a lot of hand waving. No one even
    > > uses name spaces.
    > ah, sorry, that is wrong, we (linux-vserver)
    > _do_ use namespaces extensively, and probably
    > other 'jail' solutions will use it too ...

    Great. So, how do you handle the /sbin/hotplug call today? How would
    you want to handle this kevent notifier?


    greg k-h
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