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    SubjectRe: [git pull] vfs fixes
    On Sat, Mar 10, 2012 at 1:30 PM, Al Viro <> wrote:
    > Jan Kara (2):
    >      vfs: Fix missed wakeup in I_NEW handling

    Christ. This one is too ugly to live.

    I'm not pulling crap like this. It's f*^&ing stupid to take a lock,
    calculate a bitqueue, and just generally be an absolute ass-hat about
    things for waiting for a bit that is already set 99.999% of the time.

    May I suggest just reverting that commit 250df6ed instead. It added
    all these insane things for no good reason. The comment said they are
    going away, but if they are just multiplying in ways like this, I
    really think the damn thing needs to be reverted. Any change that
    causes code like this is by definition not a good change.

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