[rfc] Merge kexec-tools into the kernel tree
andi at firstfloor.org
Wed Aug 4 11:05:08 EDT 2010
ebiederm at xmission.com (Eric W. Biederman) writes:
> I'm afraid that someone has a good answer for why their lives would be
> simpler if /sbin/kexec was in the kernel tree and I will be absolutely
> horrified and about someones stupidity when I hear that answer.
Same here. In fact I guess it would be counter productive: it would
discourage a stable API between the kernel and the user tool.
We're seeing this problem with other user tools which are in
the kernel tree.
ak at linux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only.
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