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SubjectRe: [PATCH 25/20] sysfs: Only support removing emtpy sysfs directories.
Eric W. Biederman wrote:
> From: Eric W. Biederman <>
> I have looked and I have not found a single legitimate case today where
> we remove sysfs directories with anything in them. The only case I have
> found to date was a bug. It was a problem of ownership. The files in
> the directory where not owned by the directory itself. Leaving open
> the potential for double deletion of the directory contents.
> Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <>

For 21-24: Acked-by: Tejun Heo <>

25 maybe can be folded into the eariler in the series?



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