[klibc] klibc and what's the next step?

Linus Torvalds torvalds at osdl.org
Tue Jul 11 12:51:31 PDT 2006

On Tue, 11 Jul 2006, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> Does that mean "in kernel space", "in the kernel distribution" or "in memory
> completely under the control by the kernel?"  That is really what this is
> about.

I think it's all about kernel space.

Moving the default parsing to user space would add exactly _zero_ 
advantage, and would add totally unnecessary complexity (ie now we need to 
make sure that hotplug does it right - and the hotplug routines suddenly 
change between the boot phase and the actual install).


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