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    SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH 4/5] utsname namespaces: sysctl hack
    Hello !

    Kirill Korotaev wrote:
    > Serge,
    >
    >> Please look closer at the patch.
    >> I *am* doing nothing with sysctls.
    >>
    >> system_utsname no longer exists, and the way to get to that is by using
    >> init_uts_ns.name. That's all this does.
    > Sorry for being not concrete enough.
    > I mean switch () in the code. Until we decided how to virtualize
    > sysctls/proc, I believe no dead code/hacks should be commited. IMHO.

    How could we improve that hack ? Removing the modification of the static
    table can easily be worked around but getting rid of the switch() statement
    is more difficult. Any idea ?

    > FYI, I strongly object against virtualizing sysctls this way as it is
    > not flexible and is a real hack from my POV.

    what is the issue with flexibility ?

    thanks,

    C.
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