udev performance

Ralf Ertzinger fedora at camperquake.de
Tue Sep 11 17:37:15 UTC 2007


On Tue, 11 Sep 2007 16:02:14 +0200, Hans de Goede wrote

> Cache the result in a dump of the resulting binary structs in disk
> (ugly).

Or let depmod create a more easily parseable format on the disk (as
Jakub suggested).

> Or much better: have a run as daemon mode where one can stuff
> new modules names to probe to it through a pipe, that would avoid a
> zillion forks and execs too

Daemons create a bunch of new security problems we really do not want
to have at that place.

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