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SubjectRe: any chance of 2.6.0-test*?
On Sun, Jan 12 2003, Rob Wilkens wrote:
> On Sun, 2003-01-12 at 16:40, Rik van Riel wrote:
> > OK, now imagine the dcache locking changing a little bit.
> > You need to update this piece of (duplicated) code in half
> > a dozen places in just this function and no doubt in dozens
> > of other places all over fs/*.c.
> >
> > >From a maintenance point of view, a goto to a single block
> > of error handling code is easier to maintain.
> >
> There's no reason, though, that the error handling/cleanup code can't be
> in an entirely separate function, and if speed is needed, there's no
> reason it can't be an "inline" function. Or am I oversimplifying things
> again?


Jens Axboe

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