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Date:   Mon, 13 Jan 2020 14:57:42 -0500
From:   "Theodore Y. Ts'o" <>
To:     Eric Biggers <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] ext4: remove unneeded check for error allocating

On Tue, Dec 31, 2019 at 12:12:56PM -0600, Eric Biggers wrote:
> From: Eric Biggers <>
> Since allocating an object from a mempool never fails when
> __GFP_DIRECT_RECLAIM (which is included in GFP_NOFS) is set, the check
> for failure to allocate a bio_post_read_ctx is unnecessary.  Remove it.
> Also remove the redundant assignment to ->bi_private.
> Signed-off-by: Eric Biggers <>

Thanks, applied.

					- Ted

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