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Date:	Mon, 22 Aug 2011 23:48:08 +0700
From:	Ivan Shmakov <>
Subject: Re: e2p_blocks_count () vs. ext2fs_blocks_count ()

>>>>> Ted Ts'o <> writes:
>>>>> On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 10:25:19AM +0700, Ivan Shmakov wrote:

 >> Apparently, e2p_blocks_count (), a ‘static’ function in
 >> lib/e2p/ls.c, duplicates the public ext2fs_blocks_count () one
 >> (lib/ext2fs/blknum.c) as of d4c0d8e5.  The same holds for
 >> e2p_r_blocks_count () and e2p_free_blocks_count ().

 >> The code is, as it seems, exactly the same.

 >> I wonder, isn't there a problem?

 > That's deliberate; the goal was to make libe2p not dependent on
 > libext2fs, so that programs such as lsattr don't need to pull in
 > libext2fs.

	ACK.  Thanks.

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