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Date:   Tue, 23 Nov 2021 11:33:45 -0800
From:   Dan Williams <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc:     Mike Snitzer <>, Ira Weiny <>,
        device-mapper development <>,
        linux-xfs <>,
        Linux NVDIMM <>,
        linux-s390 <>,
        linux-fsdevel <>,,
        linux-ext4 <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH 04/29] dax: simplify the dax_device <-> gendisk association

On Mon, Nov 22, 2021 at 9:58 PM Christoph Hellwig <> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 22, 2021 at 07:33:06PM -0800, Dan Williams wrote:
> > Is it time to add a "DAX" symbol namespace?
> What would be the benefit?

Just the small benefit of identifying DAX core users with a common
grep line, and to indicate that DAX exports are more intertwined than
standalone exports, but yeah those are minor.

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