Subject: Re: Userland diffs between 4.99.36 and 4.99.37
To: Paul Goyette <>
From: David Laight <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/23/2007 20:10:03
On Fri, Nov 23, 2007 at 11:32:28AM -0800, Paul Goyette wrote:
> I noticed that we recently bumped the kernel version due to changes in 
> kmutex_t and krwlock_t structures.  Do these affect any userland code?
> More succintly, if I update the kernel but do not update userland, which 
> (set of) userland programs are going to have problems?

Usually only stuff that does direct kernel grovelling - ie ipf.
Everything else is ok.


David Laight: