lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2013]   [Feb]   [4]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCHSET] idr: implement idr_alloc() and convert existing users
On Mon, Feb 04, 2013 at 09:11:28AM -0800, Tejun Heo wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 04, 2013 at 09:10:31AM -0800, Tejun Heo wrote:
> > Yeah, that should be easily convertable to the new interface. How
> > should we route these changes? Your patch can go through the usual
> > nfs channel and the conversion and deprecation patches can be held off
> > until after -rc1. Does that sound okay?
>
> Ooh, BTW, the cyclic allocation is broken. It's prone to -ENOSPC
> after the first wraparound. There are several cyclic users in the
> kernel and I think it probably would be best to implement cyclic
> support in idr.

Ugh. OK, well it'll take some work to wrap that around, so it's
probably not urgent for nfsd.

--b.


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2013-02-04 20:02    [W:0.142 / U:3.820 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site