[lkml]   [2010]   [Nov]   [19]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [Ksummit-2010-discuss] checkpoint-restart: naked patch
On 11/19/2010 05:01 PM, Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 6:00 PM, Alexey Dobriyan <> wrote:
>>>> - setting different statistics counters (like netdev stats etc.)
>>>> and so on...
>>> Why would this matter?
>> Because you'll introduce million stupid interfaces not interesting to
>> anyone but C/R.
> Just like CLONE_SET_PID.

Well, if you ask me, having pidns w/o a way to reinstate PID from
userland is pretty silly and you and I might not know yet but it's
quite imaginable that there will be other use cases for the capability
unlike in-kernel CR. Kernel provides building blocks not the whole
frigging package and for very good reasons.


 \ /
  Last update: 2010-11-19 17:13    [W:0.080 / U:1.912 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site