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    SubjectRe: [patch 5/7] ps3: Disk Storage Driver
    On Friday 25 May 2007, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
    > > I don't really understand what the kthread is needed for. You probably
    > > thought about multiple options and ended up with this, but having
    > > a comment in front of it might be helpful.
    > I used a kthread because the request function of a block device driver must be
    > non-blocking, and ps3stor_read_write_sectors() calls wait_for_completion().

    Ok, but why does it call wait_for_completion() then?
    I thought you could end_that_request_* from the interrupt handler instead.

    Arnd <><
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