Subject: re: merge of freebsd eventhandler
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: YAMAMOTO Takashi <email@example.com>
Date: 05/27/2006 17:35:36
> in the case of mountroothook, i doubt it should have been
> implemented as a hook in the first place.
> it was implemented to allow floppy boots to "do something" at
> mountroot time, such as eject the boot floppy and allow the
> root floppy to be mounted... is it used for other things now?
i don't think it's used for other things.
> what else would you prefer to see instead?
what mountroothook does is semantically equivalent to
a function pointer in struct device.
given the current usage of it, i think that even a flag
can be enough.