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    SubjectRe: [00/17] Large Blocksize Support V3
    On Thu, Apr 26, 2007 at 04:53:40PM +1000, Nick Piggin wrote:
    > Christoph Lameter wrote:
    > >On Thu, 26 Apr 2007, Nick Piggin wrote:
    > >>I am working now and again on some code to do this, it is a big job but
    > >>I think it is the right way to do it. But it would take a long time to
    > >>get stable and supported by filesystems...
    > >
    > >Ummm... We already have a radix tree for this???? What more is needed? You
    > >just need to go through all filesystems and make them use extends.
    > I'm talking about block size > page size in the buffer layer.

    Nick, what's the buffer layer? Are you talking about operations
    based on bufferheads?


    Dave Chinner
    Principal Engineer
    SGI Australian Software Group
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