[PATCH 1/2] Kconfig : remove pid_ns and net_ns experimental

Oren Laadan orenl at cs.columbia.edu
Tue Oct 12 10:53:55 PDT 2010


Daniel,

Maybe you can throw this on in the series as well ?
http://www.mail-archive.com/linux-api@vger.kernel.org/msg01431.html

It's a one-liner to move the namespaces options into its own
sub-menu under 'General Setup'.

Oren.


On 10/07/2010 09:15 AM, Daniel Lezcano wrote:
> The pid namespace is in the kernel since 2.6.27 and the net_ns
> since 2.6.29. They are enabled in the distro by default and used by
> userspace component. They are mature enough to remove the 'experimental'
> label.
>
> Signed-off-by: Daniel Lezcano<daniel.lezcano at free.fr>
> ---
>   init/Kconfig |    9 +++------
>   1 files changed, 3 insertions(+), 6 deletions(-)
>
> diff --git a/init/Kconfig b/init/Kconfig
> index a175935..a52124e 100644
> --- a/init/Kconfig
> +++ b/init/Kconfig
> @@ -759,21 +759,18 @@ config USER_NS
>   	  If unsure, say N.
>
>   config PID_NS
> -	bool "PID Namespaces (EXPERIMENTAL)"
> +	bool "PID Namespaces"
>   	default n
> -	depends on NAMESPACES&&  EXPERIMENTAL
> +	depends on NAMESPACES
>   	help
>   	  Support process id namespaces.  This allows having multiple
>   	  processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
>   	  pid namespaces.  This is a building block of containers.
>
> -	  Unless you want to work with an experimental feature
> -	  say N here.
> -
>   config NET_NS
>   	bool "Network namespace"
>   	default n
> -	depends on NAMESPACES&&  EXPERIMENTAL&&  NET
> +	depends on NAMESPACES&&  NET
>   	help
>   	  Allow user space to create what appear to be multiple instances
>   	  of the network stack.


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