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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/7] Cleanup code that think bio_alloc with __GFP_WAIT can fail
    On Wed, Apr 15 2009, Nikanth Karthikesan wrote:
    > bio_alloc will not fail when __GFP_WAIT is specified in the gfp_flags.
    > See http://lkml.org/lkml/2009/4/14/198 for the discussion. But this
    > not documented and there are places where there is unwanted code to
    > handle bio_alloc failure even when __GFP_WAIT is specified. This patch
    > set documents this and cleans up various callers who assume bio_alloc
    > can fail even with __GFP_WAIT.

    I added your patches 2-7, I substituted 1/7 with one I did myself that
    uses proper kerneldoc annotation. Thanks!

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    Jens Axboe



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