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From: Andrew Morton <>
To: Matthew Wilcox <>
Subject: Re: Pull request: DMA pool updates
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 17:07:34 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Mon, 28 Jan 2008 17:11:47 -0700
Matthew Wilcox <> wrote:

> G'day Linus, mate
> Could you pull the dmapool branch of
> git:// please?

The usual form is, I believe,

	git:// dmapool

Otherwise people get all confused and think it's an empty tree (like I just

> All the patches have been posted to linux-kernel before, and various
> comments (and acks) have been taken into account.
> It's a fairly nice performance improvement, so would be good to get in.
> It's survived a few hours of *mumble* high-stress database benchmark,
> so I have high confidence in its stability.

Could we please at least have a shortlog so we can find out what the patch
titles are so we can google them so we can find out what the heck you're
proposing we add to the kernel?

<does a pull, goes on an archive hunt>

It shouldn't be this hard!

There were no replies to v2 of the patch series.  It all looks reasonable
from a quick scan (assuming the patches are unchanged since then).

afaik these patches have been tested by nobody except thyself?

  reply	other threads:[~2008-01-29  1:07 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-01-29  0:11 Matthew Wilcox
2008-01-29  1:07 ` Andrew Morton [this message]
2008-01-29  2:45   ` Matthew Wilcox
2008-01-29  2:57     ` Andrew Morton
2008-02-04 17:55 ` mark gross
2008-02-06  2:52 Matthew Wilcox
2008-02-06  3:22 ` Andrew Morton

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