Re: Hotplug events for system suspend/resume

From: Greg KH
Date: Thu May 13 2004 - 18:30:09 EST

On Thu, May 13, 2004 at 03:46:12PM -0700, Tim Bird wrote:
> Sony has experience with notifiers using /proc in a 2.4 kernel, so
> I don't know if we can directly comment on the details of a hotplug-based
> notification scheme. But I can say that kernel-to-user notifications
> is an important feature for us.

I don't see anything in your use cases that will not work with the
current interfaces in 2.6. If not, please let us know.

> I hope this is helpful.

It is, I hope the embedded developers will start to interact with the
kernel community more so than they currently are.


greg k-h
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