[ovs-dev] [PATCH 0/6] Remove unused kernel functionality.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Sat Jan 26 04:34:29 UTC 2013


On Fri, Jan 25, 2013 at 03:54:21PM -0800, Jesse Gross wrote:
> As a result of the ongoing tunnel and patch port work, there are a
> number of kernel components that are no longer supported or used
> by userspace.  This removes those usused components; there should
> be no change in behavior since userspace already isn't using them.

Should we couple these changes with advice somewhere (FAQ?) on the
ordering of upgrades (user vs. kernel) so that there's no point at which
an older userspace is trying to use a feature that has been removed from
a newer kernel?



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