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    SubjectRe: [PATCHSET] workqueue: concurrency managed workqueue, take#5
    On Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:17:25 +0200
    Tejun Heo <> wrote:

    > On 06/14/2010 11:58 PM, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > On Mon, 14 Jun 2010 23:37:17 +0200
    > > Tejun Heo <> wrote:
    > >
    > >> This is the fifth take of cmwq (concurrency managed workqueue)
    > >> patchset.
    > >
    > > What is a concurrency managed workqueue and why do we want one?
    > That goes back about 9 month. You were cc'd there too. :-)

    Nobody's going to remember all that stuff except yourself, and the info
    might be out of date. So please update and maintain that information
    and retain it with the patchset.

    eg: "<NEED SOME BACKING NUMBERS>". And "Please read the patch
    description of the last patch for more details" is out of date.

    Because right now I have a bunch of code in my inbox and little
    (actually "no") idea why anyone might want to merge it into anything.

    Trying to review a large patchset when you don't have an overall
    picture of what it's trying to do and how it's trying to do it is
    rather painful - you have to work all that stuff out from the
    implementation. It's also error-prone if the implementation doesn't
    implement that which the author thinks it implements (ie: if it has
    design bugs).

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