Re: [linux-pm] suspend blockers & Android integration

From: Neil Brown
Date: Thu Jun 10 2010 - 01:11:17 EST

On Wed, 9 Jun 2010 21:51:38 -0700
Arve HjÃnnevÃg <arve@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> The current user space interface does not require that clients
> register the file descriptors that they get wakeup events from with
> another process.

However I believe they *do* register these file descriptors with the kernel,
via some sort of ioctl (I think you have said that is the case for input
devices at least).
Can you confirm that?

If that is the case, is it really such a big change to register with another
process instead of with the kernel?


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at