Commit 6af9f7bf authored by Fabian Frederick's avatar Fabian Frederick Committed by Linus Torvalds

sys_sysfs: Add CONFIG_SYSFS_SYSCALL

sys_sysfs is an obsolete system call no longer supported by libc.

 - This patch adds a default CONFIG_SYSFS_SYSCALL=y

 - Option can be turned off in expert mode.

 - cond_syscall added to kernel/sys_ni.c

[akpm@linux-foundation.org: tweak Kconfig help text]
Signed-off-by: default avatarFabian Frederick <fabf@skynet.be>
Cc: Randy Dunlap <rdunlap@infradead.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
parent e3a0cfdc
......@@ -121,6 +121,7 @@ int unregister_filesystem(struct file_system_type * fs)
EXPORT_SYMBOL(unregister_filesystem);
#ifdef CONFIG_SYSFS_SYSCALL
static int fs_index(const char __user * __name)
{
struct file_system_type * tmp;
......@@ -199,6 +200,7 @@ SYSCALL_DEFINE3(sysfs, int, option, unsigned long, arg1, unsigned long, arg2)
}
return retval;
}
#endif
int __init get_filesystem_list(char *buf)
{
......
......@@ -1290,6 +1290,16 @@ config UID16
help
This enables the legacy 16-bit UID syscall wrappers.
config SYSFS_SYSCALL
bool "Sysfs syscall support" if EXPERT
default y
---help---
sys_sysfs is an obsolete system call no longer supported in libc.
Note that disabling this option is more secure but might break
compatibility with some systems.
If unsure say Y here.
config SYSCTL_SYSCALL
bool "Sysctl syscall support" if EXPERT
depends on PROC_SYSCTL
......
......@@ -146,6 +146,7 @@ cond_syscall(sys_io_destroy);
cond_syscall(sys_io_submit);
cond_syscall(sys_io_cancel);
cond_syscall(sys_io_getevents);
cond_syscall(sys_sysfs);
cond_syscall(sys_syslog);
cond_syscall(sys_process_vm_readv);
cond_syscall(sys_process_vm_writev);
......
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