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* [PATCH] rcu: ensure whatisRCU.txt actually says what RCU is.
@ 2018-04-19 17:59 Paul Gortmaker
  2018-04-20 20:43 ` Paul E. McKenney
  0 siblings, 1 reply; 2+ messages in thread
From: Paul Gortmaker @ 2018-04-19 17:59 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Paul E. McKenney; +Cc: linux-kernel, Paul Gortmaker

It came to my attention that the file "whatisRCU.txt" does not
manage to actually ever spell out what is RCU.

This might not be an issue for a lot of people, but we have to
assume the consumers of these documents are starting from ground
zero; otherwise they'd not be reading the docs.

Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@windriver.com>
---
 Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt | 2 ++
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

diff --git a/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt b/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
index a27fbfb0efb8..65eb856526b7 100644
--- a/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
+++ b/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
@@ -1,3 +1,5 @@
+What is RCU?  --  "Read, Copy, Update"
+
 Please note that the "What is RCU?" LWN series is an excellent place
 to start learning about RCU:
 
-- 
2.14.1

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* Re: [PATCH] rcu: ensure whatisRCU.txt actually says what RCU is.
  2018-04-19 17:59 [PATCH] rcu: ensure whatisRCU.txt actually says what RCU is Paul Gortmaker
@ 2018-04-20 20:43 ` Paul E. McKenney
  0 siblings, 0 replies; 2+ messages in thread
From: Paul E. McKenney @ 2018-04-20 20:43 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: Paul Gortmaker; +Cc: linux-kernel

On Thu, Apr 19, 2018 at 01:59:36PM -0400, Paul Gortmaker wrote:
> It came to my attention that the file "whatisRCU.txt" does not
> manage to actually ever spell out what is RCU.
> 
> This might not be an issue for a lot of people, but we have to
> assume the consumers of these documents are starting from ground
> zero; otherwise they'd not be reading the docs.
> 
> Signed-off-by: Paul Gortmaker <paul.gortmaker@windriver.com>

Queued for review, thank you!

							Thanx, Paul

> ---
>  Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt | 2 ++
>  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
> 
> diff --git a/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt b/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
> index a27fbfb0efb8..65eb856526b7 100644
> --- a/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/RCU/whatisRCU.txt
> @@ -1,3 +1,5 @@
> +What is RCU?  --  "Read, Copy, Update"
> +
>  Please note that the "What is RCU?" LWN series is an excellent place
>  to start learning about RCU:
> 
> -- 
> 2.14.1
> 

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