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Date:	Sat, 1 Nov 2008 22:27:57 +0300
From:	Alexey Dobriyan <>
To:	Al Viro <>
Cc:	Al Viro <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] el3_common_init() should be __devinit, not __init

On Sat, Nov 01, 2008 at 07:16:14PM +0000, Al Viro wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 01, 2008 at 10:12:50PM +0300, Alexey Dobriyan wrote:
> > On Sat, Nov 01, 2008 at 06:20:19PM +0000, Al Viro wrote:
> > > -static int __init el3_common_init(struct net_device *dev)
> > > +static int __devinit el3_common_init(struct net_device *dev)
> > 
> > Al, here is much better patch:
> [essentially kill devinit/cpuinit]
> What the hell makes it better?

Wasting efforts for too little gain?

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