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    SubjectRe: [patch] smaller kernels
    Rusty Russell wrote:
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    > On Tue, 19 Mar 2002 22:11:48 -0800
    > Andrew Morton <akpm@zip.com.au> wrote:
    >
    > > This is the result of a search-and-destroy mission against
    > > oft-repeated strings in the kernel text. These come about
    > > due to the toolchain's inability to common up strings between
    > > compilation units.
    >
    > The name is horrible. BUG() stands out: perhaps "BUG_LITE()"?

    out_of_line_bug()? It's a bit ornate I guess, but it tells
    you what it does when you look at it.

    > And I'm not sure DaveM'll appreciate this:
    >
    > > static inline char *__skb_pull(struct sk_buff *skb, unsigned int len)
    > > {
    > > skb->len-=len;
    > > - if (skb->len < skb->data_len)
    > > - BUG();
    > > return skb->data+=len;
    > > }

    OK, we can out that back (out-of-line) for -pre6.

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