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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/4] Remove readv/writev methods and use aio_read/aio_write instead
    On Mon, 22 May 2006, Christoph Hellwig wrote:

    > On Mon, May 22, 2006 at 02:35:19AM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > The loop driver plays with file_operations.write() also. The code should
    > > be reviewed and tested against filesystems which use LO_FLAGS_USE_AOPS as
    > > well as against those which do not, please.
    >
    > The LO_FLAGS_USE_AOPS stuff is broken, please drop it from -mm. I
    > explained to the RedHAt guy in detail on how to get it right.
    >
    > That beeing said the bu isn't autofs using ->write directly which is
    > done in a lot of places but the pipe code not setting it to
    > do_sync_write.
    >

    If there's anything I need to do to help just point me in the right
    direction.

    The brief look at the patch that I had left me thinking the read and write
    methods were not set but I probably missed something obvious and didn't
    return to look again.

    Ian

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