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From: Andi Kleen <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 0/8] (resend) IPC: code rewrite
Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2008 12:19:57 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (pierre peiffer's message of "Tue\, 12 Feb 2008 17\:13\:40 +0100") writes:

> 	This is a resend of the first part of the patchset sent 2 weeks
> ago. This is the part about the IPC which (again) proposes to consolidate
> some part of the existing code.
> 	It does not change the behavior of the existing code, but
> improves it in term of readability and maintainability as it consolidates it
> a little. As there was no objection, I think you can include them in your 
> -mm tree.
> 	The patchset applies on top of "2.6.24-mm1 + previous patches about
> IPC" sent the last days (ie Nadia's patches + mine).

While I have not read everything in detail from a quick overview
the whole patch series looks like a nice and valuable cleanup to me.

I was a bit sceptical about all the interface enhancements your original
patchkit had, but this one looks just fine.


  parent reply	other threads:[~2008-02-15 11:20 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-12 16:13 pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 1/8] (resend) IPC/semaphores: code factorisation pierre.peiffer
2008-02-13 20:07   ` Alexey Dobriyan
2008-02-13 21:31     ` Pierre PEIFFER
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 2/8] (resend) IPC/shared memory: introduce shmctl_down pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 3/8] (resend) IPC/message queues: introduce msgctl_down pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 4/8] (resend) IPC/semaphores: move the rwmutex handling inside semctl_down pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 5/8] (resend) IPC/semaphores: remove one unused parameter from semctl_down() pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 6/8] (resend) IPC: get rid of the use *_setbuf structure pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 7/8] (resend) IPC: introduce ipc_update_perm() pierre.peiffer
2008-02-12 16:13 ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 8/8] (resend) IPC: consolidate all xxxctl_down() functions pierre.peiffer
2008-03-05  0:03   ` Randy Dunlap
2008-02-15 11:19 ` Andi Kleen [this message]
2008-02-15 12:37   ` [PATCH 2.6.24-mm1 0/8] (resend) IPC: code rewrite Pierre Peiffer

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