|author||Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2020-11-24 15:28:02 -0500|
|committer||David Howells <email@example.com>||2021-01-21 16:16:08 +0000|
watch_queue: Drop references to /dev/watch_queue
The merged API doesn't use a watch_queue device, but instead relies on pipes, so let the documentation reflect that. Fixes: f7e47677e39a ("watch_queue: Add a key/keyring notification facility") Signed-off-by: Gabriel Krisman Bertazi <firstname.lastname@example.org> Signed-off-by: David Howells <email@example.com> Acked-by: Jarkko Sakkinen <firstname.lastname@example.org> Reviewed-by: Ben Boeckel <email@example.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'security')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/security/keys/Kconfig b/security/keys/Kconfig
index 83bc23409164..c161642a8484 100644
@@ -119,7 +119,7 @@ config KEY_NOTIFICATIONS
bool "Provide key/keyring change notifications"
depends on KEYS && WATCH_QUEUE
- This option provides support for getting change notifications on keys
- and keyrings on which the caller has View permission. This makes use
- of the /dev/watch_queue misc device to handle the notification
- buffer and provides KEYCTL_WATCH_KEY to enable/disable watches.
+ This option provides support for getting change notifications
+ on keys and keyrings on which the caller has View permission.
+ This makes use of pipes to handle the notification buffer and
+ provides KEYCTL_WATCH_KEY to enable/disable watches.