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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 00/12] IO-less dirty throttling v7
    On Mon, Apr 18, 2011 at 01:44:22AM +0800, Marco Stornelli wrote:
    > Il 17/04/2011 11:30, Wu Fengguang ha scritto:
    > > On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 03:31:54PM +0800, Marco Stornelli wrote:
    > >> Il 16/04/2011 15:25, Wu Fengguang ha scritto:
    > >>> Andrew,
    > >>>
    > >>> This revision undergoes a number of simplifications, cleanups and fixes.
    > >>> Independent patches are separated out. The core patches (07, 08) now have
    > >>> easier to understand changelog. Detailed rationals can be found in patch 08.
    > >>>
    > >>> In response to the complexity complaints, an introduction document is
    > >>> written explaining the rationals, algorithm and visual case studies:
    > >>>
    > >>> http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/wfg/writeback/slides/smooth-dirty-throttling.pdf
    > >>
    > >> It'd be great if you wrote a summary in the kernel documentation.
    > >
    > > Perhaps not in this stage. That will only frighten people away I'm
    > > afraid. The main concerns now are "why the complexities?". People at
    > > this time perhaps won't bother looking into any lengthy documents at
    > > all.
    > >
    >
    > For the moment ok if you think we are in a not-ready-for-mainline yet.
    > But for the final version the documentation would be welcome, maybe with
    > the pdf as reference. The documentation is always the last thing but
    > it's important! :)

    No problem. I hope it still get the chance to get upstreamed :)

    Thanks,
    Fengguang


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