Config option CONFIG_PROC_EVENTS?

Amit Kucheria amit at ubuntu.com
Thu Sep 25 14:09:54 UTC 2008


On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 4:52 PM, Balbir Singh <bsingharora at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I've looked at the latest intrepid kernel (I've been using Ubuntu
> since Feisty) and I find that CONFIG_PROC_EVENTS (user space
> notification of events like fork()/exec(), etc) is not turned on. This
> is a very useful feature and a user space library we are building for
> cgroups (libcg.sf.net) intends to use this to automatically classify
> tasks. Apart from our use, I think the feature is useful in general. I
> am interested in getting the config option turned on, could someone
> guide me to the correct procedure?

Pushed to git[1]. It seems that PROC_EVENTS requires CONNECTOR=y.

[1] http://kernel.ubuntu.com/git?p=ubuntu/ubuntu-intrepid.git;a=commitdiff;h=81b7a5c0cfbe8ca7a01ee0e03fb623eb45bf4d8f

Regards,
Amit




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