On Fri, Jul 10, 2020 at 09:56:31AM +0200, Rasmus Villemoes wrote:
> The ability to check open file descriptions for equality (without
> resorting to unreliable fstat() and fcntl(F_GETFL) comparisons) can be
> useful outside of the checkpoint/restore use case - for example,
> systemd uses kcmp() to deduplicate the per-service file descriptor
> store.
> Make it possible to have the kcmp() syscall without the full
> Signed-off-by: Rasmus Villemoes <li...@rasmusvillemoes.dk>
> ---
> I deliberately drop the ifdef in the eventpoll.h header rather than
> replace with KCMP_SYSCALL; it's harmless to declare a function that
> isn't defined anywhere.

Could you please point why setting #fidef KCMP_SYSCALL in eventpoll.h
is not suitable? Still the overall idea is fine for me, thanks!

Reviewed-by: Cyrill Gorcunov <gorcu...@gmail.com>

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