Re: [RFC] Mount point suggestions for cgroup

From: KOSAKI Motohiro
Date: Wed Nov 04 2009 - 18:34:23 EST

> On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 01:25:46PM -0800, Paul Menage wrote:
> > On Wed, Nov 4, 2009 at 9:35 AM, Matt Helsley <matthltc@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > >
> > > If anything, "standardizing" the mount point(s) will likely provide a false
> > > sense of uniformity and we'll get some bad userspace scripts/tools that
> > > break when "nonstandard" usage appears. Leaving the mount point undefined
> > > forces anyone writing scripts or tools to consider whether they want to be
> > > portable and, if so, the proper way to find the cgroup hierarchies they need
> > > to manipulate.
> >
> > Scanning /proc/mounts to find the relevant mount locations is pretty
> > simple, for code that's just wanting to use existing cgroup mounts.
> > But for the code that sets up mounts in the first place, its probably
> > helpful to have recommendations of suitable locations.
> libcgroup uses a configuration file specified by the user to do this.

You are right.
But fixed mount point help to make quick cute script for sys-admin.

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