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Date:	Sun, 8 Nov 2009 16:48:55 -0800
From:	Arjan van de Ven <>
To: (Eric W. Biederman)
Cc:	Russell King <>,, Leo Chen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 22/23] sysctl arm: Remove binary sysctl support

On Sun, 08 Nov 2009 15:05:05 -0800 (Eric W. Biederman) wrote:

> >
> > The practical difference is that /proc support now must be compiled
> > in to support sys_sysctl.
> But thanks for the reminder that I need to go into glibc and fix this
> before we disable the sys_sysctl emulation by default.

how are you dealing with existing glibcs ? Or with static linked
binaries? or.. or ..

breaking a heavily used ABI like this is not going to be pretty
or even sane, no matter which way you hate the current one.

Arjan van de Ven 	Intel Open Source Technology Centre
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