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    SubjectRe: Calculating kernel logical address ..
    On Mon, Sep 09 2002, Daniel Phillips wrote:
    > On Monday 09 September 2002 21:40, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > We need a general-purpose "read or write these pages to this blockdev"
    > > library function.
    > I thought bio was supposed to be that. In what way does it not suffice?
    > Simply because of not having a suitable wrapper?

    a bio _can_ hold a number of pages, it's just that noone has written the
    bio_rw_pages() yet. Not that it would be hard...

    Jens Axboe

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