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SubjectRe: bdi: register sysfs bdi device only once per queue
On Wed, 2008-11-05 at 12:10 -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> > > Devices which share the same queue, like floppies and mtd devices,
> > > get registered multiple times in the bdi interface, but bdi accounts
> > > only the last registered device of the devices sharing one queue.
> >
> > David, is there any reason the mtd devices do this?
> [tap tap - is this thing turned on?]

No particular reason. It's been done that way since the dawn of time,
when it was perfectly normal. Nobody's yet bothered to change that, when
changing the rules.

David Woodhouse Open Source Technology Centre Intel Corporation

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