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From: David Miller on 17 May 2010 01:10
From: ebiederm(a)xmission.com (Eric W. Biederman)
Date: Sun, 16 May 2010 21:59:45 -0700
> I had a couple of stupid bugs in:
> netns: Teach network device kobjects which namespace they are in.
> - I duplicated the Kconfig for the NET_NS
> - The build was broken when sysfs was not compiled in
> The sysfs breakage is because after I moved the operations
> for the sysfs to the kobject layer, to make things cleaner
> I forgot to move the ifdefs. Opps.
> I'm not quite certain how I got introduced a second NET_NS Kconfig,
> but it was probably a 3 way merge somewhere along the way that
> did not notice that the NET_NS Kconfig option had mvoed and thout
> that was a bug. It probably slipped in because it used to be the
> sysfs patches were the first patches in my network namespace patches.
> Some things just don't go like you would expect.
> Neither of these bugs actually affect anything in the common case
> but they should be fixed.
> Thanks to Serge for noticing they were present.
> Reported-by: Serge E. Hallyn <serue(a)us.ibm.com>
> Signed-off-by: Eric W. Biederman <ebiederm(a)aristanetworks.com>
Acked-by: David S. Miller <davem(a)davemloft.net>
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