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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] [8/18] BKL-removal: Remove BKL from remote_llseek
    > > No specific spec, just general quality of implementation.
    > I completely agree. If one thread writes A and another writes B then the
    > kernel should record either A or B, not ((A & 0xffffffff00000000) | (B &
    > 0xffffffff))

    Agree entirely: the spec doesn't allow for random scribbling in the wrong
    place. It doesn't cover which goes first or who "wins" the race but
    provides pwrite/pread for that situation. Writing somewhere unrelated is
    definitely not to spec and not good.

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