Re: [PATCH] namespaces: uts_ns: make information visible via/proc/PID/uts directory

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Mon May 22 2006 - 04:06:10 EST

Sam Vilain <sam@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Export the UTS information to a per-process directory /proc/PID/uts,
> that has individual nodes for hostname, ostype, etc - similar to
> those in /proc/sys/kernel

umm, why?

> This duplicates the approach used for /proc/PID/attr, which involves a
> lot of duplication of similar functions. Much room for maintenance
> optimisation of both implementations remains.
> ...
> fs/proc/base.c | 236 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++

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