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Date:	Sat, 19 May 2007 00:09:29 -0400 (EDT)
From:	"Robert P. J. Day" <>
To:	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: why only one use of "create_freezeable_workqueue"?

  hoping to avoid the madness following my earlier, innocuous question
about the lonely, defconfig'ed module scsi_wait_scan.ko, i'm curious
about why there is, in the entire tree, just one invocation of

$ grep -rw create_freezeable_workqueue *
drivers/misc/tifm_core.c:       workqueue = create_freezeable_workqueue("tifm");
include/linux/workqueue.h:#define create_freezeable_workqueue(name) __create_workqueue((name), 1, 1)

  not that there's anything wrong with that, but i'm just curious as
to why there's only one application of that feature in the whole tree.


Robert P. J. Day
Linux Consulting, Training and Annoying Kernel Pedantry
Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA
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