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    SubjectRe: 1st version of azfs
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    Maxim Shchetynin <maxim@de.ibm.com> wrote:

    > +config AZ_FS
    > + tristate "AZFS filesystem support"
    > + default m
    ^
    STRONG NACK, I hate digging in the menu tree and hunting for things I
    don't need.

    > + help
    > + Non-buffered filesystem for block devices with a gendisk and
    > + with direct_access() method in gendisk->fops.
    > + AZFS does not buffer outgoing traffic and is doing no read
    > ahead.
    > + AZFS uses block-size and sector-size provided by block
    > device
    > + and gendisk's queue. Though mmap() method is available only
    > if
    > + block-size equals to or is greater than system page size.

    What is the benefit or intended use of this filesystem? Will your intended
    user say "gendisk->fops->direct_access? I wanted to use it all my life"?

    AZFZ seems to be an acronym. AirZound File System?
    http://globetrotter.de/de/shop/detail.php?mod_nr=ex_35001&GTID=7c553060901a873c5bd29a1846ff39a3a32




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