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Date:	Tue, 27 Jul 2010 20:24:31 +0200
From:	Kay Sievers <>
To:	"Eric W. Biederman" <>
Cc:	Greg KH <>, Greg KH <>,
	Johannes Berg <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	"Rafael J. Wysocki" <>,
	"Maciej W. Rozycki" <>,
	netdev <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Driver-core: Fix bluetooth network device rename 

On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 20:17, Eric W. Biederman <> wrote:
> Greg KH <> writes:

> Let me say this again clearly.
> class -> bus BROKEN
> In the case of bluetooth it would require changing /sys/class/bluetooth
> to /sys/bus/bluetooth.  Which is user visible in the worst possible
> way and quick google search confirmed it will break user space scripts.

Clearly, we even have a compat API for that, and nothing would break.
If needed, a bus can create compat class links. Did you even check
with the bluetooth guys, last time I talked to them, they have been
totally fine with such a change.

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