Sat, Oct 29, 2016 at 01:46:59PM CEST, sven(a)narfation.org wrote:
On Samstag, 29. Oktober 2016 12:56:28 CEST Jiri Pirko wrote:
> >> I strongly believe it is a huge mistake to use sysfs for things like
> >> this. This should be done via generic netlink api.
> >This doesn't change the problem that it is already that way. This patch
> >only adds the list of available files to the README.
> Sure. Just found out you did it like that. Therefore I commented. I
> suggest to rework the api to use genl entirely.
Fair enough, I have added it to the issue tracker .
It seems there is no easy way to drop support for modifying batman-adv
attributes of the interface or its ports via sysfs in the near
future. But disallowing sysfs for new attributes might be a viable