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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v2 20/22] bitops: remove ext2 non-atomic bitops from asm/bitops.h
    2010/10/22 Andreas Dilger <>:
    > On 2010-10-21, at 08:41, Akinobu Mita wrote:
    >> As the result of conversions, there are no users of ext2 non-atomic bit
    >> operations except for ext2 file system itself.  Now we can put them
    >> into architecture independent code in ext2 file system, and remove
    >> from asm/bitops.h for all architectures.
    > Presumably there will be a separate patch series to remove the atomic ext2 bitops?  I was going to suggest removing the ext2 comment in bitops.h, but I notice that there are still the atomic bitops left.

    I wanted to remove them altogether, but it turns out that I need
    more consideration (what is the better name? where should they move to?)
    and I have already touched more files than I expected in this patch series.
    So I decided to make it a pending question.
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