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create udevdb files only if somehting interesting happened
authorKay Sievers <kay.sievers@suse.de>
Tue, 5 Jul 2005 20:40:42 +0000 (22:40 +0200)
committerKay Sievers <kay.sievers@suse.de>
Tue, 5 Jul 2005 20:40:42 +0000 (22:40 +0200)
Device nodes created with the default rule, without any symlink or option
are no longer saved to the udevdb. This saves us ~3 MB RAM for pretty much
useless files on tmpfs.
Note: HAL needs a fix to handle this correctly. It's already available on
the list.

Signed-off-by: Kay Sievers <kay.sievers@suse.de>
udev_db.c
udev_remove.c

index 264af79..6f10b1e 100644 (file)
--- a/udev_db.c
+++ b/udev_db.c
@@ -68,10 +68,18 @@ int udev_db_add_device(struct udevice *udev)
        if (udev->test_run)
                return 0;
 
-       get_db_filename(udev->devpath, filename, sizeof(filename));
+       /* don't write anything if udev created only the node with the
+        * kernel name without any interesting data to remember
+        */
+       if (strcmp(udev->name, udev->kernel_name) == 0 &&
+           list_empty(&udev->symlink_list) && list_empty(&udev->env_list) &&
+           !udev->partitions && !udev->ignore_remove) {
+               dbg("nothing interesting to store in udevdb, skip");
+               goto exit;
+       }
 
+       get_db_filename(udev->devpath, filename, sizeof(filename));
        create_path(filename);
-
        f = fopen(filename, "w");
        if (f == NULL) {
                err("unable to create db file '%s'", filename);
@@ -84,12 +92,15 @@ int udev_db_add_device(struct udevice *udev)
        list_for_each_entry(name_loop, &udev->symlink_list, node)
                fprintf(f, "S:%s\n", name_loop->name);
        fprintf(f, "M:%u:%u\n", major(udev->devt), minor(udev->devt));
-       fprintf(f, "A:%u\n", udev->partitions);
-       fprintf(f, "R:%u\n", udev->ignore_remove);
+       if (udev->partitions)
+               fprintf(f, "A:%u\n", udev->partitions);
+       if (udev->ignore_remove)
+               fprintf(f, "R:%u\n", udev->ignore_remove);
        list_for_each_entry(name_loop, &udev->env_list, node)
                fprintf(f, "E:%s\n", name_loop->name);
        fclose(f);
 
+exit:
        return 0;
 }
 
index cf28ff3..b9a4384 100644 (file)
@@ -143,18 +143,17 @@ int udev_remove_device(struct udevice *udev)
        if (udev->type != DEV_BLOCK && udev->type != DEV_CLASS)
                return 0;
 
-       /* remove node only if we can find it in our database */
-       if (udev_db_get_device(udev, udev->devpath) != 0) {
-               dbg("'%s' not found in database, ignore event", udev->name);
-               return -1;
-       }
-       if (udev->ignore_remove) {
-               dbg("remove event for '%s' requested to be ignored by rule", udev->name);
-               return 0;
+       if (udev_db_get_device(udev, udev->devpath) == 0) {
+               if (udev->ignore_remove) {
+                       dbg("remove event for '%s' requested to be ignored by rule", udev->name);
+                       return 0;
+               }
+               dbg("remove name='%s'", udev->name);
+               udev_db_delete_device(udev);
+       } else {
+               dbg("'%s' not found in database, using kernel name '%s'", udev->devpath, udev->kernel_name);
+               strlcpy(udev->name, udev->kernel_name, sizeof(udev->name));
        }
-       dbg("remove name='%s'", udev->name);
-       udev_db_delete_device(udev);
-
        /* use full path to the environment */
        snprintf(udev->devname, sizeof(udev->devname), "%s/%s", udev_root, udev->name);
        udev->devname[sizeof(udev->devname)-1] = '\0';