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From: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>
To: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Cc: torvalds@linux-foundation.org, linux-mm@kvack.org,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Pull request: DMA pool updates
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 19:45:25 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20080129024524.GA20198@parisc-linux.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20080128170734.3101b6aa.akpm@linux-foundation.org>

On Mon, Jan 28, 2008 at 05:07:34PM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
> The usual form is, I believe,
> 
> 	git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/willy/misc.git dmapool
> 
> Otherwise people get all confused and think it's an empty tree (like I just
> did).

Sorry!

> 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).

I haven't changed them, correct.

> afaik these patches have been tested by nobody except thyself?

I've tested them myself, then I sent them to the perf team who ran the
(4 hour long) benchmark, and they reported success.  As with many patches
these days, they sank into a pit of indifference.  Perhaps I need to
take a leaf from my former government's book and sex up my patch
descriptions a bit.

-- 
Intel are signing my paycheques ... these opinions are still mine
"Bill, look, we understand that you're interested in selling us this
operating system, but compare it to ours.  We can't possibly take such
a retrograde step."

  reply	other threads:[~2008-01-29  2:45 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
2008-01-29  2:45   ` Matthew Wilcox [this message]
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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