Re: [RFC] Mount point suggestions for cgroup

From: Mark Hounschell
Date: Wed Nov 04 2009 - 11:41:36 EST

Dhaval Giani wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 09:35:30PM +0530, Balbir Singh wrote:
>> * Jan Safranek <jsafrane@xxxxxxxxxx> [2009-11-04 17:02:22]:
>>> On 11/04/2009 04:21 PM, Dave Hansen wrote:
>>>> On Wed, 2009-11-04 at 13:46 +0530, Balbir Singh wrote:
>>>>> The reason I liked /dev/cgroup was because cpusets could be
>>>>> mounted at /dev/cpuset or /dev/cgroup/cpuset. My concern with /cgroup
>>>>> is that a ls "/" now becomes larger in size. But I'll take your vote
>>>>> for it as +1 for /cgroup.
>>>> /dev/pts is a decent precedent for doing it under /dev, although it does
>>>> deal with actual devices. cgroups do not.
>>> There is also /dev/shm, but IMHO that's not reason to pollute /dev
>>> with filesystems that are not devices.
>> Yep, but hasn't the pollution already occured with /dev/cpuset today?
>> sysfs would require work for changes to /sys, so do we go with Kame's
>> suggestion of /cgroup?
> I vote for /cgroup as well.
> thanks,

If this is really a voting matter, I would vote for /sys even if it does require someone to do some work, and also
the /dev/cpuset stuff to also move to /sys. IE /sys/cgroup/cpuset etc.. Leave / and /dev alone.

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