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    SubjectRe: [PATCH, RFC] xfs: batched discard support
    Christoph Hellwig wrote:
    > On Sat, Aug 15, 2009 at 10:19:21PM -0400, Mark Lord wrote:
    >> Mark Lord wrote:
    >>> Christoph Hellwig wrote:
    >> ..
    >>>> Mark, any chance to try it? Just create an XFS filesystem, age it a
    >>>> bit and then call the attached little trim.c program on the mountmoint
    >>>> (or any file inside the filesystem for that matter)
    >>> ..
    >>> Looking at it now. Thanks, Christoph!
    >> ..
    >> Fails to work on 64-bit kernel w/ 32-bit userspace (no compat ioctl).
    >> Rebuilding with 32-bit kernel now..
    > The actual ioctl is compatible, just add the
    > case XFS_IOC_TRIM:
    > return xfs_ioc_trim(mp, arg);
    > to xfs_file_compat_ioctl(). I'll add this to the next spin of the patch.

    Okay, this gives me ENOSYS now --> discard/trim support is missing from
    the lower layers.

    What other patches do I need to make this work?

    The latest from Matthew's discard tree (May 2009) don't appear to be sufficient,
    even after updating them for 2.6.31-rc6.


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