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    SubjectRe: [dm-devel] REQUEST for new 'topology' metrics to be moved out of the 'queue' sysfs directory.
    On Fri, June 26, 2009 10:50 pm, Jens Axboe wrote:
    > On Fri, Jun 26 2009, Neil Brown wrote:

    >> But for now, please please please can we revert the change which made
    >> 'queue' appear in md and dm devices, (and loop and ...) and put these
    >> generic values somewhere ... generic?
    > No we cannot, not without a time machine. 2.6.30 is released, so it's
    > too late to revert things like that, even if we wanted.

    Drat... for some reason I was thinking that it only came in in 2.6.31-rc.
    However it is only documented in ABI/testing, not ABI/stable ... if there
    is any value in that distinction, then it should be possible to move it??

    Well, maybe I'm too late.
    If I send you a patch to remove all those fields in 'queue' that are not
    relevant to md/dm (when the queue is used for an md/dm device) would that
    be OK ??


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