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SubjectPATCH 2.5.0 kill read_ahead array.
The subject says it all...

This is removing the "write only" read_ahead sparse array from all
the places where it's "used" by now.
This is just saving some memmory.diff -urN linux/drivers/acorn/block/mfmhd.c linux-new/drivers/acorn/block/mfmhd.c
--- linux/drivers/acorn/block/mfmhd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/acorn/block/mfmhd.c Mon Nov 26 03:06:16 2001
@@ -1444,7 +1444,6 @@
hdc63463_irqpollmask = irqmask;

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB?) read ahread */

add_gendisk(&mfm_gendisk);

diff -urN linux/drivers/block/DAC960.c linux-new/drivers/block/DAC960.c
--- linux/drivers/block/DAC960.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/DAC960.c Mon Nov 26 02:49:45 2001
@@ -2033,10 +2033,6 @@
blksize_size[MajorNumber] = Controller->BlockSizes;
max_sectors[MajorNumber] = Controller->MaxSectorsPerRequest;
/*
- Initialize Read Ahead to 128 sectors.
- */
- read_ahead[MajorNumber] = 128;
- /*
Complete initialization of the Generic Disk Information structure.
*/
Controller->GenericDiskInfo.major = MajorNumber;
@@ -5481,8 +5477,6 @@
.part[MINOR(Inode->i_rdev)]
.nr_sects << 9,
(u64 *) Argument);
- case BLKRAGET:
- case BLKRASET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKBSZGET:
case BLKBSZSET:
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/acsi.c linux-new/drivers/block/acsi.c
--- linux/drivers/block/acsi.c Fri Nov 9 22:58:03 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/acsi.c Mon Nov 26 03:03:41 2001
@@ -1786,7 +1786,6 @@
STramMask = ATARIHW_PRESENT(EXTD_DMA) ? 0x00000000 : 0xff000000;

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read-ahead */
add_gendisk(&acsi_gendisk);

#ifdef CONFIG_ATARI_SLM
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/blkpg.c linux-new/drivers/block/blkpg.c
--- linux/drivers/block/blkpg.c Sun Nov 11 19:20:21 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/blkpg.c Mon Nov 26 02:27:33 2001
@@ -210,22 +210,11 @@
return -EFAULT;
set_device_ro(dev, intval);
return 0;
+
case BLKROGET:
intval = (is_read_only(dev) != 0);
return put_user(intval, (int *)(arg));

- case BLKRASET:
- if(!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
- return -EACCES;
- if(arg > 0xff)
- return -EINVAL;
- read_ahead[MAJOR(dev)] = arg;
- return 0;
- case BLKRAGET:
- if (!arg)
- return -EINVAL;
- return put_user(read_ahead[MAJOR(dev)], (long *) arg);
-
case BLKFLSBUF:
if(!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
return -EACCES;
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/cciss.c linux-new/drivers/block/cciss.c
--- linux/drivers/block/cciss.c Fri Nov 9 23:28:46 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/cciss.c Mon Nov 26 02:48:52 2001
@@ -412,8 +412,6 @@
case BLKBSZGET:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKPG:
case BLKELVGET:
case BLKELVSET:
@@ -1948,7 +1946,6 @@
/* fill in the other Kernel structs */
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR+i] = hba[i]->blocksizes;
hardsect_size[MAJOR_NR+i] = hba[i]->hardsizes;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR+i] = READ_AHEAD;

/* Set the pointers to queue functions */
q->back_merge_fn = cpq_back_merge_fn;
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/cpqarray.c linux-new/drivers/block/cpqarray.c
--- linux/drivers/block/cpqarray.c Fri Nov 9 23:28:46 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/cpqarray.c Mon Nov 26 02:47:51 2001
@@ -527,7 +527,6 @@
blk_queue_headactive(q, 0);
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR+i] = ida_blocksizes + (i*256);
hardsect_size[MAJOR_NR+i] = ida_hardsizes + (i*256);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR+i] = READ_AHEAD;

q->back_merge_fn = cpq_back_merge_fn;
q->front_merge_fn = cpq_front_merge_fn;
@@ -1249,8 +1248,6 @@
case BLKBSZGET:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKELVGET:
case BLKELVSET:
case BLKPG:
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/floppy.c linux-new/drivers/block/floppy.c
--- linux/drivers/block/floppy.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:34 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/floppy.c Mon Nov 26 02:29:29 2001
@@ -3450,8 +3450,6 @@
switch (cmd) {
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
return blk_ioctl(device, cmd, param);
}
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/ll_rw_blk.c linux-new/drivers/block/ll_rw_blk.c
--- linux/drivers/block/ll_rw_blk.c Mon Oct 29 21:11:17 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/ll_rw_blk.c Mon Nov 26 02:22:51 2001
@@ -64,10 +64,6 @@
*/
spinlock_t io_request_lock = SPIN_LOCK_UNLOCKED;

-/* This specifies how many sectors to read ahead on the disk. */
-
-int read_ahead[MAX_BLKDEV];
-
/* blk_dev_struct is:
* *request_fn
* *current_request
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/paride/pcd.c linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pcd.c
--- linux/drivers/block/paride/pcd.c Sat Oct 27 11:03:47 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pcd.c Mon Nov 26 02:51:42 2001
@@ -356,7 +356,6 @@
}

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read ahead */

for (i=0;i<PCD_UNITS;i++) pcd_blocksizes[i] = 1024;
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = pcd_blocksizes;
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/paride/pd.c linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pd.c
--- linux/drivers/block/paride/pd.c Fri Nov 9 22:58:03 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pd.c Mon Nov 26 02:50:50 2001
@@ -397,8 +397,7 @@
}
q = BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR);
blk_init_queue(q, DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read ahead */
-
+
pd_gendisk.major = major;
pd_gendisk.major_name = name;
add_gendisk(&pd_gendisk);
@@ -483,8 +482,6 @@
case BLKGETSIZE64:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKPG:
return blk_ioctl(inode->i_rdev, cmd, arg);
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/paride/pf.c linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pf.c
--- linux/drivers/block/paride/pf.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/paride/pf.c Mon Nov 26 02:52:19 2001
@@ -412,8 +412,7 @@
q->back_merge_fn = pf_back_merge_fn;
q->front_merge_fn = pf_front_merge_fn;
q->merge_requests_fn = pf_merge_requests_fn;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read ahead */
-
+
for (i=0;i<PF_UNITS;i++) pf_blocksizes[i] = 1024;
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = pf_blocksizes;
for (i=0;i<PF_UNITS;i++)
@@ -482,8 +481,6 @@
return put_user((u64)PF.capacity << 9,(u64 *)arg);
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
return blk_ioctl(inode->i_rdev, cmd, arg);
default:
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/ps2esdi.c linux-new/drivers/block/ps2esdi.c
--- linux/drivers/block/ps2esdi.c Fri Nov 9 23:01:21 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/ps2esdi.c Mon Nov 26 03:04:08 2001
@@ -181,7 +181,6 @@
}
/* set up some global information - indicating device specific info */
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read ahead */

/* some minor housekeeping - setup the global gendisk structure */
add_gendisk(&ps2esdi_gendisk);
@@ -1116,8 +1115,6 @@
case BLKGETSIZE64:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKBSZGET:
case BLKBSZSET:
diff -urN linux/drivers/block/xd.c linux-new/drivers/block/xd.c
--- linux/drivers/block/xd.c Fri Nov 9 23:01:21 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/block/xd.c Mon Nov 26 02:46:22 2001
@@ -172,7 +172,6 @@
}
devfs_handle = devfs_mk_dir (NULL, xd_gendisk.major_name, NULL);
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read ahead */
add_gendisk(&xd_gendisk);
xd_geninit();

@@ -355,8 +354,6 @@
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKPG:
return blk_ioctl(inode->i_rdev, cmd, arg);

@@ -1109,7 +1106,6 @@
blk_cleanup_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR));
blk_size[MAJOR_NR] = NULL;
hardsect_size[MAJOR_NR] = NULL;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 0;
del_gendisk(&xd_gendisk);
release_region(xd_iobase,4);
}
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/aztcd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/aztcd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/aztcd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/aztcd.c Mon Nov 26 02:53:02 2001
@@ -1929,7 +1929,6 @@
}
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = aztcd_blocksizes;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4;
register_disk(NULL, MKDEV(MAJOR_NR, 0), 1, &azt_fops, 0);

if ((azt_port == 0x1f0) || (azt_port == 0x170))
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/cdu31a.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/cdu31a.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/cdu31a.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/cdu31a.c Mon Nov 26 02:54:01 2001
@@ -3454,7 +3454,6 @@

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR),
DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = CDU31A_READAHEAD;
cdu31a_block_size = 1024; /* 1kB default block size */
/* use 'mount -o block=2048' */
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = &cdu31a_block_size;
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/cm206.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/cm206.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/cm206.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/cm206.c Mon Nov 26 02:54:31 2001
@@ -1501,7 +1501,6 @@
devfs_plain_cdrom(&cm206_info, &cm206_bdops);
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = cm206_blocksizes;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 16; /* reads ahead what? */
init_bh(CM206_BH, cm206_bh);

memset(cd, 0, sizeof(*cd)); /* give'm some reasonable value */
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/gscd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/gscd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/gscd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/gscd.c Mon Nov 26 02:54:54 2001
@@ -1021,7 +1021,6 @@

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = gscd_blocksizes;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4;

disk_state = 0;
gscdPresent = 1;
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/mcd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/mcd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/mcd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/mcd.c Mon Nov 26 02:55:28 2001
@@ -1077,7 +1077,6 @@

blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = mcd_blocksizes;
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4;

/* check for card */

diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/mcdx.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/mcdx.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/mcdx.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/mcdx.c Mon Nov 26 02:55:58 2001
@@ -1188,7 +1188,6 @@
}

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = READ_AHEAD;
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = mcdx_blocksizes;

xtrace(INIT, "init() subscribe irq and i/o\n");
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/optcd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/optcd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/optcd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/optcd.c Mon Nov 26 02:59:31 2001
@@ -2066,7 +2066,6 @@
hardsect_size[MAJOR_NR] = &hsecsize;
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = &blksize;
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4;
request_region(optcd_port, 4, "optcd");
register_disk(NULL, MKDEV(MAJOR_NR,0), 1, &opt_fops, 0);

diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/sbpcd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sbpcd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/sbpcd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sbpcd.c Mon Nov 26 03:01:11 2001
@@ -4531,12 +4531,6 @@
RETURN_UP(0);
} /* end of CDROMREADAUDIO */

- case BLKRASET:
- if(!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) RETURN_UP(-EACCES);
- if(!(cdi->dev)) RETURN_UP(-EINVAL);
- if(arg > 0xff) RETURN_UP(-EINVAL);
- read_ahead[MAJOR(cdi->dev)] = arg;
- RETURN_UP(0);
default:
msg(DBG_IOC,"ioctl: unknown function request %04X\n", cmd);
RETURN_UP(-EINVAL);
@@ -5871,10 +5865,9 @@
(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR))->merge_requests_fn = dont_merge_requests_fn;
#endif
blk_queue_headactive(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), 0);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = buffers * (CD_FRAMESIZE / 512);
-
+
request_region(CDo_command,4,major_name);
-
+
devfs_handle = devfs_mk_dir (NULL, "sbp", NULL);
for (j=0;j<NR_SBPCD;j++)
{
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/sjcd.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sjcd.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/sjcd.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sjcd.c Mon Nov 26 03:01:36 2001
@@ -1702,7 +1702,6 @@
}

blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4;
register_disk(NULL, MKDEV(MAJOR_NR, 0), 1, &sjcd_fops, 0);

if (check_region(sjcd_base, 4)) {
diff -urN linux/drivers/cdrom/sonycd535.c linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sonycd535.c
--- linux/drivers/cdrom/sonycd535.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/cdrom/sonycd535.c Mon Nov 26 03:02:25 2001
@@ -1595,7 +1595,6 @@
}
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = &sonycd535_block_size;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read-ahead */

sony_toc = (struct s535_sony_toc *)
kmalloc(sizeof *sony_toc, GFP_KERNEL);
diff -urN linux/drivers/ide/hd.c linux-new/drivers/ide/hd.c
--- linux/drivers/ide/hd.c Mon Oct 15 22:27:42 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/ide/hd.c Mon Nov 26 03:04:37 2001
@@ -652,8 +652,6 @@

case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKPG:
return blk_ioctl(inode->i_rdev, cmd, arg);
@@ -840,7 +838,6 @@
return -1;
}
blk_init_queue(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), DEVICE_REQUEST);
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 8; /* 8 sector (4kB) read-ahead */
add_gendisk(&hd_gendisk);
init_timer(&device_timer);
device_timer.function = hd_times_out;
diff -urN linux/drivers/ide/ide-cd.c linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-cd.c
--- linux/drivers/ide/ide-cd.c Thu Oct 25 08:53:51 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-cd.c Mon Nov 26 03:05:02 2001
@@ -2709,7 +2709,6 @@
int major = HWIF(drive)->major;
int minor = drive->select.b.unit << PARTN_BITS;

- ide_add_setting(drive, "breada_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKRAGET, BLKRASET, TYPE_INT, 0, 255, 1, 2, &read_ahead[major], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "file_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKFRAGET, BLKFRASET, TYPE_INTA, 0, INT_MAX, 1, 1024, &max_readahead[major][minor], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "max_kb_per_request", SETTING_RW, BLKSECTGET, BLKSECTSET, TYPE_INTA, 1, 255, 1, 2, &max_sectors[major][minor], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "dsc_overlap", SETTING_RW, -1, -1, TYPE_BYTE, 0, 1, 1, 1, &drive->dsc_overlap, NULL);
diff -urN linux/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c
--- linux/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c Wed Nov 21 06:35:28 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-disk.c Mon Nov 26 02:31:42 2001
@@ -689,7 +689,6 @@
ide_add_setting(drive, "bswap", SETTING_READ, -1, -1, TYPE_BYTE, 0, 1, 1, 1, &drive->bswap, NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "multcount", id ? SETTING_RW : SETTING_READ, HDIO_GET_MULTCOUNT, HDIO_SET_MULTCOUNT, TYPE_BYTE, 0, id ? id->max_multsect : 0, 1, 2, &drive->mult_count, set_multcount);
ide_add_setting(drive, "nowerr", SETTING_RW, HDIO_GET_NOWERR, HDIO_SET_NOWERR, TYPE_BYTE, 0, 1, 1, 1, &drive->nowerr, set_nowerr);
- ide_add_setting(drive, "breada_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKRAGET, BLKRASET, TYPE_INT, 0, 255, 1, 2, &read_ahead[major], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "file_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKFRAGET, BLKFRASET, TYPE_INTA, 0, 4096, PAGE_SIZE, 1024, &max_readahead[major][minor], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "max_kb_per_request", SETTING_RW, BLKSECTGET, BLKSECTSET, TYPE_INTA, 1, 255, 1, 2, &max_sectors[major][minor], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "lun", SETTING_RW, -1, -1, TYPE_INT, 0, 7, 1, 1, &drive->lun, NULL);
diff -urN linux/drivers/ide/ide-floppy.c linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-floppy.c
--- linux/drivers/ide/ide-floppy.c Thu Oct 11 18:14:32 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-floppy.c Mon Nov 26 02:32:14 2001
@@ -1918,7 +1918,6 @@
ide_add_setting(drive, "bios_cyl", SETTING_RW, -1, -1, TYPE_INT, 0, 1023, 1, 1, &drive->bios_cyl, NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "bios_head", SETTING_RW, -1, -1, TYPE_BYTE, 0, 255, 1, 1, &drive->bios_head, NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "bios_sect", SETTING_RW, -1, -1, TYPE_BYTE, 0, 63, 1, 1, &drive->bios_sect, NULL);
- ide_add_setting(drive, "breada_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKRAGET, BLKRASET, TYPE_INT, 0, 255, 1, 2, &read_ahead[major], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "file_readahead", SETTING_RW, BLKFRAGET, BLKFRASET, TYPE_INTA, 0, INT_MAX, 1, 1024, &max_readahead[major][minor], NULL);
ide_add_setting(drive, "max_kb_per_request", SETTING_RW, BLKSECTGET, BLKSECTSET, TYPE_INTA, 1, 255, 1, 2, &max_sectors[major][minor], NULL);

diff -urN linux/drivers/ide/ide-probe.c linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-probe.c
--- linux/drivers/ide/ide-probe.c Thu Oct 11 18:14:32 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/ide/ide-probe.c Mon Nov 26 02:30:40 2001
@@ -863,11 +863,10 @@
printk("%s: probed IRQ %d failed, using default.\n",
hwif->name, hwif->irq);
}
-
+
init_gendisk(hwif);
blk_dev[hwif->major].data = hwif;
blk_dev[hwif->major].queue = ide_get_queue;
- read_ahead[hwif->major] = 8; /* (4kB) */
hwif->present = 1; /* success */

#if (DEBUG_SPINLOCK > 0)
diff -urN linux/drivers/md/lvm.c linux-new/drivers/md/lvm.c
--- linux/drivers/md/lvm.c Mon Nov 19 18:56:04 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/md/lvm.c Mon Nov 26 03:11:21 2001
@@ -885,29 +885,6 @@
invalidate_buffers(inode->i_rdev);
break;

-
- case BLKRASET:
- /* set read ahead for block device */
- if (!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) return -EACCES;
-
- P_IOCTL("BLKRASET: %ld sectors for %s\n",
- (long) arg, kdevname(inode->i_rdev));
-
- if ((long) arg < LVM_MIN_READ_AHEAD ||
- (long) arg > LVM_MAX_READ_AHEAD)
- return -EINVAL;
- lv_ptr->lv_read_ahead = (long) arg;
- break;
-
-
- case BLKRAGET:
- /* get current read ahead setting */
- P_IOCTL("BLKRAGET %d\n", lv_ptr->lv_read_ahead);
- if (put_user(lv_ptr->lv_read_ahead, (long *)arg))
- return -EFAULT;
- break;
-
-
case HDIO_GETGEO:
/* get disk geometry */
P_IOCTL("%s -- lvm_blk_ioctl -- HDIO_GETGEO\n", lvm_name);
diff -urN linux/drivers/md/md.c linux-new/drivers/md/md.c
--- linux/drivers/md/md.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:34 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/md/md.c Mon Nov 26 02:33:46 2001
@@ -1734,7 +1734,6 @@
register_disk(&md_gendisk, MKDEV(MAJOR_NR,mdidx(mddev)),
1, &md_fops, md_size[mdidx(mddev)]<<1);

- read_ahead[MD_MAJOR] = 1024;
return (0);
}

@@ -2619,8 +2618,6 @@
(u64 *) arg);
goto done;

- case BLKRAGET:
- case BLKRASET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKBSZGET:
case BLKBSZSET:
@@ -3167,13 +3164,6 @@

sz += sprintf(page+sz, "\n");

-
- sz += sprintf(page+sz, "read_ahead ");
- if (read_ahead[MD_MAJOR] == INT_MAX)
- sz += sprintf(page+sz, "not set\n");
- else
- sz += sprintf(page+sz, "%d sectors\n", read_ahead[MD_MAJOR]);
-
ITERATE_MDDEV(mddev,tmp) {
sz += sprintf(page + sz, "md%d : %sactive", mdidx(mddev),
mddev->pers ? "" : "in");
@@ -3663,9 +3653,6 @@
/* forward all md request to md_make_request */
blk_queue_make_request(BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE(MAJOR_NR), md_make_request);

-
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = INT_MAX;
-
add_gendisk(&md_gendisk);

md_recovery_thread = md_register_thread(md_do_recovery, NULL, name);
diff -urN linux/drivers/message/i2o/i2o_block.c linux-new/drivers/message/i2o/i2o_block.c
--- linux/drivers/message/i2o/i2o_block.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/message/i2o/i2o_block.c Mon Nov 26 03:09:04 2001
@@ -1170,11 +1170,9 @@
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKPG:
return blk_ioctl(inode->i_rdev, cmd, arg);
-
+
default:
return -EINVAL;
}
diff -urN linux/drivers/s390/block/xpram.c linux-new/drivers/s390/block/xpram.c
--- linux/drivers/s390/block/xpram.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/s390/block/xpram.c Mon Nov 26 03:07:23 2001
@@ -659,22 +659,6 @@
if ( capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN) )invalidate_buffers(inode->i_rdev);
return 0;

- case BLKRAGET: /* return the readahead value, 0x1263 */
- if (!arg) return -EINVAL;
- err = 0; /* verify_area_20(VERIFY_WRITE, (long *) arg, sizeof(long));
- * if (err) return err;
- */
- put_user(read_ahead[MAJOR(inode->i_rdev)], (long *)arg);
-
- return 0;
-
- case BLKRASET: /* set the readahead value, 0x1262 */
- if (!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN)) return -EACCES;
- if (arg > 0xff) return -EINVAL; /* limit it */
- read_ahead[MAJOR(inode->i_rdev)] = arg;
- atomic_eieio();
- return 0;
-
case BLKRRPART: /* re-read partition table: can't do it, 0x1259 */
return -EINVAL;

@@ -1043,7 +1027,6 @@
blk_init_queue (q, xpram_request);
blk_queue_headactive (BLK_DEFAULT_QUEUE (major), 0);
#endif /* V22/V24 */
- read_ahead[major] = xpram_rahead;

/* we want to have XPRAM_UNUSED blocks security buffer between devices */
mem_usable=xpram_mem_avail-(XPRAM_UNUSED*(xpram_devs-1));
@@ -1182,7 +1165,6 @@
kfree(xpram_hardsects);
hardsect_size[major] = NULL;
fail_malloc:
- read_ahead[major] = 0;
#if (XPRAM_VERSION == 22)
blk_dev[major].request_fn = NULL;
#endif /* V22 */
@@ -1222,7 +1204,6 @@
#if (XPRAM_VERSION == 22)
blk_dev[major].request_fn = NULL;
#endif /* V22 */
- read_ahead[major] = 0;
blk_size[major] = NULL;
kfree(blksize_size[major]);
blksize_size[major] = NULL;
diff -urN linux/drivers/s390/char/tapeblock.c linux-new/drivers/s390/char/tapeblock.c
--- linux/drivers/s390/char/tapeblock.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/s390/char/tapeblock.c Mon Nov 26 03:08:01 2001
@@ -102,7 +102,6 @@
}
if (tapeblock_major == 0) tapeblock_major = result; /* accept dynamic major number*/
INIT_BLK_DEV(tapeblock_major,tape_request_fn,tapeblock_getqueue,NULL);
- read_ahead[tapeblock_major]=TAPEBLOCK_READAHEAD;
PRINT_WARN(KERN_ERR " tape gets major %d for block device\n", result);
blk_size[tapeblock_major] = (int*) kmalloc (256*sizeof(int),GFP_ATOMIC);
memset(blk_size[tapeblock_major],0,256*sizeof(int));
diff -urN linux/drivers/scsi/sd.c linux-new/drivers/scsi/sd.c
--- linux/drivers/scsi/sd.c Fri Nov 9 23:05:06 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/scsi/sd.c Mon Nov 26 03:13:51 2001
@@ -234,8 +234,6 @@
case BLKGETSIZE64:
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKSSZGET:
case BLKPG:
@@ -1217,18 +1215,14 @@
rscsi_disks[i].has_part_table = 1;
}
}
- /* If our host adapter is capable of scatter-gather, then we increase
- * the read-ahead to 60 blocks (120 sectors). If not, we use
- * a two block (4 sector) read ahead. We can only respect this with the
- * granularity of every 16 disks (one device major).
+
+ /* FIXME: If our host adapter is capable of scatter-gather, then we
+ * should increase the number of blocks we read at once to 60 (120
+ * sectors). However there is currently no such kind of mechanism
+ * there... Please have a look at the corresponding comment in sr.c
+ *
+ * --dalecki
*/
- for (i = 0; i < N_USED_SD_MAJORS; i++) {
- read_ahead[SD_MAJOR(i)] =
- (rscsi_disks[i * SCSI_DISKS_PER_MAJOR].device
- && rscsi_disks[i * SCSI_DISKS_PER_MAJOR].device->host->sg_tablesize)
- ? 120 /* 120 sector read-ahead */
- : 4; /* 4 sector read-ahead */
- }

return;
}
@@ -1405,7 +1399,6 @@
del_gendisk(&sd_gendisks[i]);
blk_size[SD_MAJOR(i)] = NULL;
hardsect_size[SD_MAJOR(i)] = NULL;
- read_ahead[SD_MAJOR(i)] = 0;
}
sd_template.dev_max = 0;
if (sd_gendisks != &sd_gendisk)
diff -urN linux/drivers/scsi/sr.c linux-new/drivers/scsi/sr.c
--- linux/drivers/scsi/sr.c Thu Oct 25 22:58:35 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/scsi/sr.c Mon Nov 26 02:45:19 2001
@@ -888,14 +888,12 @@
register_cdrom(&scsi_CDs[i].cdi);
}

-
- /* If our host adapter is capable of scatter-gather, then we increase
- * the read-ahead to 16 blocks (32 sectors). If not, we use
- * a two block (4 sector) read ahead. */
- if (scsi_CDs[0].device && scsi_CDs[0].device->host->sg_tablesize)
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 32; /* 32 sector read-ahead. Always removable. */
- else
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 4; /* 4 sector read-ahead */
+ /* FIXME: There should be a way to increase some kind of driver read
+ * ahead value for the device here. Plase have a look at the
+ * corresponding note in sd.c.
+ *
+ * --dalecki
+ */

return;
}
@@ -954,7 +952,6 @@
blksize_size[MAJOR_NR] = NULL;
hardsect_size[MAJOR_NR] = NULL;
blk_size[MAJOR_NR] = NULL;
- read_ahead[MAJOR_NR] = 0;

sr_template.dev_max = 0;
}
diff -urN linux/drivers/scsi/sr_ioctl.c linux-new/drivers/scsi/sr_ioctl.c
--- linux/drivers/scsi/sr_ioctl.c Mon Oct 15 22:27:42 2001
+++ linux-new/drivers/scsi/sr_ioctl.c Mon Nov 26 03:14:37 2001
@@ -550,8 +550,6 @@
return put_user((u64)scsi_CDs[target].capacity << 9, (u64 *)arg);
case BLKROSET:
case BLKROGET:
- case BLKRASET:
- case BLKRAGET:
case BLKFLSBUF:
case BLKSSZGET:
return blk_ioctl(cdi->dev, cmd, arg);
diff -urN linux/dump linux-new/dump
--- linux/dump Thu Jan 1 01:00:00 1970
+++ linux-new/dump Mon Nov 26 03:12:16 2001
@@ -0,0 +1,2 @@
+BLKRASET
+BLKRAGET
diff -urN linux/fs/hfs/file.c linux-new/fs/hfs/file.c
--- linux/fs/hfs/file.c Sun Aug 12 19:56:56 2001
+++ linux-new/fs/hfs/file.c Mon Nov 26 02:23:10 2001
@@ -313,8 +313,8 @@

bhb = bhe = buflist;
if (reada) {
- if (blocks < read_ahead[MAJOR(dev)] / (HFS_SECTOR_SIZE>>9)) {
- blocks = read_ahead[MAJOR(dev)] / (HFS_SECTOR_SIZE>>9);
+ if (blocks < reada / (HFS_SECTOR_SIZE>>9)) {
+ blocks = reada / (HFS_SECTOR_SIZE>>9);
}
if (block + blocks > size) {
blocks = size - block;
diff -urN linux/include/linux/fs.h linux-new/include/linux/fs.h
--- linux/include/linux/fs.h Thu Nov 22 20:46:19 2001
+++ linux-new/include/linux/fs.h Mon Nov 26 03:23:50 2001
@@ -170,8 +170,10 @@
#define BLKRRPART _IO(0x12,95) /* re-read partition table */
#define BLKGETSIZE _IO(0x12,96) /* return device size /512 (long *arg) */
#define BLKFLSBUF _IO(0x12,97) /* flush buffer cache */
+#if 0
#define BLKRASET _IO(0x12,98) /* Set read ahead for block device */
#define BLKRAGET _IO(0x12,99) /* get current read ahead setting */
+#endif
#define BLKFRASET _IO(0x12,100)/* set filesystem (mm/filemap.c) read-ahead */
#define BLKFRAGET _IO(0x12,101)/* get filesystem (mm/filemap.c) read-ahead */
#define BLKSECTSET _IO(0x12,102)/* set max sectors per request (ll_rw_blk.c) */
@@ -1438,7 +1440,6 @@

extern ssize_t char_read(struct file *, char *, size_t, loff_t *);
extern ssize_t block_read(struct file *, char *, size_t, loff_t *);
-extern int read_ahead[];

extern ssize_t char_write(struct file *, const char *, size_t, loff_t *);
extern ssize_t block_write(struct file *, const char *, size_t, loff_t *);
diff -urN linux/kernel/ksyms.c linux-new/kernel/ksyms.c
--- linux/kernel/ksyms.c Wed Nov 21 23:07:25 2001
+++ linux-new/kernel/ksyms.c Mon Nov 26 02:23:04 2001
@@ -496,7 +496,6 @@
EXPORT_SYMBOL(clear_inode);
EXPORT_SYMBOL(___strtok);
EXPORT_SYMBOL(init_special_inode);
-EXPORT_SYMBOL(read_ahead);
EXPORT_SYMBOL(get_hash_table);
EXPORT_SYMBOL(get_empty_inode);
EXPORT_SYMBOL(insert_inode_hash);
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