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Re: [PATCH 03/28] proc: Split kcore bits from linux/procfs.h into linux/

To: KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 03/28] proc: Split kcore bits from linux/procfs.h into linux/kcore.h [RFC]
From: David Howells <dhowells@redhat.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Apr 2013 23:07:37 +0100
Cc: dhowells@redhat.com, LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org, "linux-mm@kvack.org" <linux-mm@kvack.org>, x86@kernel.org, sparclinux@vger.kernel.org, Al Viro <viro@zeniv.linux.org.uk>, "linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-fsdevel@vger.kernel.org>
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KOSAKI Motohiro <kosaki.motohiro@gmail.com> wrote:

> I have no seen any issue in this change. but why? Is there any
> motivation rather than cleanup?

Stopping stuff mucking about with the internals of procfs incorrectly
(sometimes because the internals of procfs have changed, but the drivers
haven't).

David

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