[PATCH 2/2] Kconfig : default all the namespaces to 'yes'

Andrew Morton akpm at linux-foundation.org
Thu Oct 14 16:51:06 PDT 2010


On Wed, 13 Oct 2010 09:44:30 -0500
"Serge E. Hallyn" <serge at hallyn.com> wrote:

> Quoting Daniel Lezcano (daniel.lezcano at free.fr):
> > On 10/12/2010 07:16 PM, Serge E. Hallyn wrote:
> > >Quoting Matt Helsley (matthltc at us.ibm.com):
> > >>On Thu, Oct 07, 2010 at 03:15:33PM +0200, Daniel Lezcano wrote:
> > >>>As the different namespaces depend on 'CONFIG_NAMESPACES', it is
> > >>>logical to enable all the namespaces when we enable NAMESPACES.
> > >>>
> > >>>Signed-off-by: Daniel Lezcano<daniel.lezcano at free.fr>
> > >>Subject of the patch email is a little confusing as it's not
> > >>quite what happens. I'm mostly OK with it but I'm not sure we
> > >>should enable user-ns by default just yet.
> > >>
> > >>Acked-By: Matt Helsley<matthltc at us.ibm.com>
> > >In fact, perhaps we should keep the experimental tag on user namespaces.
> > 
> > The experimental tag is kept on the user namespace. This one is
> > defaulting to yes when the namespaces and experimental are selected.
> 
> Oh, sounds good
> 

My attention flagged.  Can we please confirm that the current patch is
still good?


From: Daniel Lezcano <daniel.lezcano at free.fr>

As the different namespaces depend on 'CONFIG_NAMESPACES', it is logical
to enable all the namespaces when we enable NAMESPACES.

Signed-off-by: Daniel Lezcano <daniel.lezcano at free.fr>
Cc: "Eric W. Biederman" <ebiederm at xmission.com>
Cc: David Miller <davem at davemloft.net>
Acked-By: Matt Helsley <matthltc at us.ibm.com>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm at linux-foundation.org>
---

 init/Kconfig |    7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff -puN init/Kconfig~namespaces-default-all-the-namespaces-to-yes-when-config_namespaces-is-selected init/Kconfig
--- a/init/Kconfig~namespaces-default-all-the-namespaces-to-yes-when-config_namespaces-is-selected
+++ a/init/Kconfig
@@ -739,6 +739,7 @@ config NAMESPACES
 config UTS_NS
 	bool "UTS namespace"
 	depends on NAMESPACES
+	default y
 	help
 	  In this namespace tasks see different info provided with the
 	  uname() system call
@@ -746,6 +747,7 @@ config UTS_NS
 config IPC_NS
 	bool "IPC namespace"
 	depends on NAMESPACES && (SYSVIPC || POSIX_MQUEUE)
+	default y
 	help
 	  In this namespace tasks work with IPC ids which correspond to
 	  different IPC objects in different namespaces.
@@ -753,6 +755,7 @@ config IPC_NS
 config USER_NS
 	bool "User namespace (EXPERIMENTAL)"
 	depends on NAMESPACES && EXPERIMENTAL
+	default y
 	help
 	  This allows containers, i.e. vservers, to use user namespaces
 	  to provide different user info for different servers.
@@ -760,8 +763,8 @@ config USER_NS
 
 config PID_NS
 	bool "PID Namespaces"
-	default n
 	depends on NAMESPACES
+	default y
 	help
 	  Support process id namespaces.  This allows having multiple
 	  processes with the same pid as long as they are in different
@@ -769,8 +772,8 @@ config PID_NS
 
 config NET_NS
 	bool "Network namespace"
-	default n
 	depends on NAMESPACES && NET
+	default y
 	help
 	  Allow user space to create what appear to be multiple instances
 	  of the network stack.
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