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    SubjectRe: + vmscan-rename-functions.patch added to -mm tree
    2006/2/12, akpm@osdl.org <akpm@osdl.org>:
    >
    > The patch titled
    >
    > vmscan: rename functions
    >
    > has been added to the -mm tree. Its filename is
    >
    > vmscan-rename-functions.patch
    >
    > See http://www.zip.com.au/~akpm/linux/patches/stuff/added-to-mm.txt to find
    > out what to do about this
    >
    >
    > From: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org>
    >
    > We have:
    >
    > try_to_free_pages
    > ->shrink_caches(struct zone **zones, ..)
    > ->shrink_zone(struct zone *, ...)
    > ->shrink_cache(struct zone *, ...)
    > ->shrink_list(struct list_head *, ...)
    >
    > which is fairly irrational.
    >
    > Rename things so that we have
    >
    > try_to_free_pages
    > ->shrink_zones(struct zone **zones, ..)
    > ->shrink_zone(struct zone *, ...)
    > ->do_shrink_zone(struct zone *, ...)
    > ->shrink_page_list(struct list_head *, ...)

    Every time I read this part it annoys me. Thanks.
    --
    Coywolf Qi Hunt
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