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SubjectRe: [PATCH] compile fix for fs/aio.c on non-highmem systems

On Fri, 30 Aug 2002, David S. Miller wrote:
> Patrik Mochel noticed that fs/aio.c doesn't compile on a non-highmem config.
> The patch below (and in the bk tree on
> fixes that by making the helper functions #defines, and should also be a
> bit faster.
> Platforms should fix this by making a dummy asm/kmap_types.h
> Linus added the explicit include of asm/kmap_types.h and therefore
> I believe this is how he wants this fixed too.

I don't really much care how it gets fixed, I could equally well imagine
having a dummy struct when CONFIG_HIGHMEM isn't set. Whatever makes the
dang thing work. There's certainly a good argument that non-broken
architectures shouldn't need to bother with kmap() at all..


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