Bug 177505 - hotplug changes for 2.6.16
hotplug changes for 2.6.16
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2006-01-11 06:12 EST by Florian La Roche
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:57 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-01-11 12:24:32 EST
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Description Florian La Roche 2006-01-11 06:12:54 EST
Description of problem:

If we move to the 2.6.16 kernel, the following changes will be critical
for /proc (copied from LWN):

The hotplug helper /sbin/hotplug is now officially deprecated. The control file
/proc/sys/kernel/hotplug has moved to /sys/kernel/uevent_helper, but it is
expected to be disabled on most systems in favor of udev and the netlink interface.

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Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2006-01-11 12:24:32 EST
This is already fixed, and has been for a while.

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