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SubjectRe: [PATCH][2.5] Single linked lists for Linux, overly complicated v2

On Thu, 26 Sep 2002, Rik van Riel wrote:
> Have you thought about how to _use_ a list without a list head ?

Indeed, that was why I've brought this up at all...

> How are you going to find the list ?

As mentioned: either you keep a primer around, or you have some list entry
that's getting changed all over while using list_pop(), or you have a
circular list where you only need to keep one entry around.

assert(typeof((fool)->next) == typeof(fool)); /* wrong */

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