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SubjectRe: [PATCH 00/10] jump label: introduce very_[un]likely + cleanups + docs
* Ingo Molnar ( wrote:
> > [...] so we are going to have to change either the branch site
> > or the test for true/false name. The above
> > 'static_key_inline_true/false' solves that.
> It's generally good practice to make the mostly commonly used
> method names the simplest/shortest names - i.e. I don't think we
> should make it longer via adding an _inline to every use.
> In that sense static_key_true() has pretty optimal length - we'd
> like these tests to also be visually unintrusive.
> So in the latest patch (still under testing, will push it out
> soon) we have:
> static_key_true()
> static_key_false()
> static_key_enabled()

Hi Ingo,

Yes, I think your proposal makes sense. The "_inline_" would add lots of
typing for little clarity value. And I guess people will get used to
these constructs.

Acked-by: Mathieu Desnoyers <>



Mathieu Desnoyers
Operating System Efficiency R&D Consultant
EfficiOS Inc.

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