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SubjectRe: [03/17] is_vmalloc_addr(): Check if an address is within the vmalloc boundaries
On 19 Sep 2007, at 18:29, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Sep 2007, Anton Altaparmakov wrote:
>> There even is such a function already in mm/
>> sparse.c::vaddr_in_vmalloc_area()
>> with pretty identical content. I would suggest either this new
>> inline should
>> go away completely and use the existing one and export it or the
>> existing one
>> should go away and the inline should be used. It seems silly to
>> have two
>> functions with different names doing exactly the same thing!
> Just in case you have not noticed: This patchset removes the
> vaddr_in_vmalloc_area() in sparse.c

That's great! And sorry I did not notice that bit...

Best regards,

Anton Altaparmakov <aia21 at> (replace at with @)
Unix Support, Computing Service, University of Cambridge, CB2 3QH, UK
Linux NTFS maintainer,

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