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    SubjectRe: The reason to call it 3.0 is the desktop (was Re: [OT] 2.6 not3.0 - (NUMA))

    On Mon, 7 Oct 2002, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > The other obvious heuristic is "if the parent directory was
    > created in the last five seconds, use find_group_other()". But
    > that made Linus go "ewwww".

    Well, it makes me go "less ewww" than the current scheme, so if that turns
    out to be acceptable to others, I won't mind _too_ much.

    The reason I don't like time too much persoanlly is that it's not very
    reproducible. Especially if the times are in the second range. I'd rather
    have a heuristic that is deterministic.


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