lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2009]   [May]   [23]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
From
Date
SubjectRe: [PATCH 22/20] sysfs: Make sysfs_rename_link atomic
On Sat, May 23, 2009 at 23:32, Kay Sievers <kay.sievers@vrfy.org> wrote:
> On Sat, May 23, 2009 at 22:13, Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com> wrote:
>> From: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@xmission.com>
>>
>> Use the existing sysfs_rename to make sysfs_rename_link an atomic
>> operation that does less work.  While I am at add additional sanity
>> checking to ensure it is a symlink I am renaming.
>>
>> Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm@aristanetworks.com>
>
> Looks great, and so much better than the remove and re-create thing.

Do you have your git tree public somewhere, or do you mind sending me
an all-in-one patch? I like to give it a try here.

Thanks,
Kay
--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2009-05-24 01:25    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans