Re: oops msg with commvault galaxy ?

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On Thu, Dec 13, 2007 at 01:55:09PM +0100, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> * Dhaval Giani <[email protected]> wrote:
> > Could you please see if the following patch removes the oops due to 
> > CFS sysfs files? (There might still be the other oops due to the 
> > floppy sysfs files)
> > 
> > Ingo, could you please add this patch in your CFS backport to 2.6.22 
> > and older kernels?
> sure - i've updated the backport patches with this fix.


> >  static void user_attr_init(struct subsys_attribute *sa, char *name, int mode)
> >  {
> > +	sa->attr.owner = NULL;
> >  	sa-> = name;
> i'm wondering why doesnt this affect 2.6.23 and later? Does sysfs 
> initialize the owner field to NULL automatically?

Going through git log, it seems that commit
7b595756ec1f49e0049a9e01a1298d53a7faaa15 deemed attribute->owner as
unnecessary. I guess that answers the question.

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