Re: [RFC/PATCH] revoke/frevoke system calls V2

From: H. Peter Anvin
Date: Thu Jul 27 2006 - 13:32:16 EST

Ulrich Drepper wrote:
On 7/27/06, Pekka J Enberg <penberg@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Sure. Though I wonder if sys_frevoke is enough for us and we can drop
sys_revoke completely.

No, you want sys_revoke/sys_revokeat. Simplest case: /dev/rst0 vs
/dev/nrst0. You don't want the open rewind the drive.

No need to add sys_revoke.

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