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Date:	Fri, 16 Mar 2007 13:38:24 +0000
From:	Christoph Hellwig <>
To:	David Howells <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/5] AF_RXRPC: Key facility changes for AF_RXRPC [try #2]

On Fri, Mar 16, 2007 at 12:50:31PM +0000, David Howells wrote:
> Export the keyring key type definition.
> Add extra alternative types into the key's type_data union to make it more
> useful.

You wrote the code so there must be some reason for this, but these
changes look rather odd to me :)

> diff --git a/security/keys/keyring.c b/security/keys/keyring.c
> index ad45ce7..88292e3 100644
> --- a/security/keys/keyring.c
> +++ b/security/keys/keyring.c
> @@ -66,6 +66,8 @@ struct key_type key_type_keyring = {
>  	.read		= keyring_read,
>  };
> +EXPORT_SYMBOL(key_type_keyring);
> +

Having a type exported is really odd, how is this supposed to be a public API?
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