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    SubjectRe: workqueue thing
    >> Also the nice thing about dynamically sizing the thread pool
    >> is that if something bad (error condition that takes long) happens
    >> in one work queue for a specific subsystem there's still a chance
    >> to make process with other operations in the same subsystem.
    > yup
    > same is true for hitting some form of contention; just make an extra thread
    > so that the rest can continue.

    If you dynamically increase you can/should as well dynamically shrink too.
    And with some more gimmicks you're nearly at what Tejun is proposing

    Not sure what you're arguing against?


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