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Date:	Thu, 11 Oct 2007 13:00:02 -0700
From:	Badari Pulavarty <>
To:	Theodore Tso <>
Cc:	Mingming Cao <>,,
	ext4 <>,
	Andrew Morton <>,
	"Amit K. Arora" <>,
	"Aneesh Kumar K.V" <>
Subject: Re: [patch 1/2] add init_ext4_proc() stub for when CONFIG_PROC_FS
	is not set

On Wed, 2007-10-10 at 15:00 -0400, Theodore Tso wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 10, 2007 at 08:30:10AM -0700, Badari Pulavarty wrote:
> > Its a good start. I think there are lots of proc handling routines that
> > can be move into #ifdef CONFIG_PROC_FS also.
> > 
> > All the code around ext4_mb_read_prealloc_table(),
> > ext4_mb_write_prealloc_table(), MB_PROC_VALUE_READ(stats),
> > MB_PROC_VALUE_WRITE(stats), .. can be ifdefed out.
> There's no need to ifdef them out; in include/proc_fs.h there are the
> following convenience #define's if CONFIG_PROC_FS is not defined:

Sorry. If I wasn't clear.. What I meant to say was the above
routines are NOT needed if we don't define CONFIG_PROC_FS. They
are supporting read/write to /proc files. We can #ifdef them
out to reduce the text size.


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