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SubjectRe: [PATCH 6/6] USB: enable USB-PERSIST by default
Greg Kroah-Hartman wrote:
> From: Alan Stern <>
> This patch (as1052) enables USB-PERSIST for all devices by default.
> The user won't have to remember to enable it explicitly for devices
> containing mounted filesystems.
> Eventually userspace tools like hal may be able to set the persist
> attribute automatically when a filesystem is mounted on a USB device.
> When that time comes this patch can be reverted, if people think it
> matters.

Should the next word below be "that", rather than "this" ?

> This approach has the advantage of giving the user the ability to turn
> off USB-PERSIST for devices with mounted filesystems, rather than
> making the kernel always assume it should be on.

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