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Date:	Sat, 07 Nov 2009 23:06:15 -0800
From:	ebiederm@...ssion.com (Eric W. Biederman)
To:	Greg KH <greg@...ah.com>
Cc:	Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@...e.de>,
	Kay Sievers <kay.sievers@...y.org>,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>,
	Cornelia Huck <cornelia.huck@...ibm.com>,
	linux-fsdevel@...r.kernel.org,
	Eric Dumazet <eric.dumazet@...il.com>,
	Benjamin LaHaise <bcrl@...et.ca>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/13] sysfs lazification.

Greg KH <greg@...ah.com> writes:

> On Tue, Nov 03, 2009 at 03:53:56AM -0800, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
>> 
>> The sysfs code updates the vfs caches immediately when the sysfs data
>> structures change causing a lot of unnecessary complications.  The
>> following patchset untangles that beast.  Allowing for simpler
>> more straight forward code, the removal of a hack from the vfs
>> to support sysfs, and human comprehensible locking on sysfs.
>> 
>> Most of these patches have already been reviewed and acked from the
>> last time I had time to work on sysfs.
>> 
>> In net the patches look like:
>
> Can you resend these based on the review that you just got, with the new
> acks and changes so that I can apply them?

Coming in just a minute.  The fixes are the trailing patches.

Eric
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