Re: bonding: cannot remove certain named devices

From: Mitch Williams
Date: Tue Aug 15 2006 - 19:23:52 EST

On Tue, 15 Aug 2006, David Miller wrote:
> I agree that whitespace in device names push the limits of sanity.
> But if we believe that, we should enforce it in dev_valid_name().
> Does anyone really mind if I add the whitespace check there?

I have no objections. It would certainly make life easier.

OTOH, "push[ing] the limits of sanity" probably describes half of the
subscribers to netdev. But that's neither here nor there.

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