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    SubjectRe: RFC: Changes to fs/buffer.c?


    On Fri, 29 Oct 2004, Andrew Morton wrote:
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    > Anton Altaparmakov <aia21@cam.ac.uk> wrote:
    > >
    > > Is it ok to export
    > > create_buffers() and to make __set_page_buffers() static inline and move
    > > it to include/linux/buffer.h?
    >
    > ho, hum - if you must ;)
    >
    > I'd be inclined to rename it to attach_page_buffers() or something though -
    > create_buffers() is a bit generic-sounding.

    Also, I think we should at least start out limiting it to GPL-only usage.
    Those page buffers are pretty intertwined with the VM usage, I'd hate to
    see people think this is some kind of external interface..

    Linus
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