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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Make prepare_namespace() wait for devices
    Andrew Morton wrote:
    > Whatever. I think you can work it out ;)

    Bare with me, I just woke up ;)

    > while (driver_probe_done() || (ROOT_DEV = name_to_dev_t(...)) == 0)
    > perhaps?
    > The loop-which-sleeps within a loop-which-sleeps seems poorly thought out?

    I'd say a matter of taste. I'm not a big fan och cramming things into
    the while() clause.

    The idea with the double loops was to keep this thread asleep when we
    could detect meaningful work elsewhere in the kernel. You could just
    remove the inner-most loop if it offends you. :)


    -- Pierre Ossman

    Linux kernel, MMC maintainer
    PulseAudio, core developer
    rdesktop, core developer

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