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Date:	Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:59:19 +0200
From:	Fabian Frederick <fabf@...net.be>
To:	Bob Copeland <me@...copeland.com>
Cc:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH V2] fs/omfs/inode.c: use ULLONG_MAX instead of ~0ULL

On Sun, 15 Jun 2014 12:11:42 -0400
Bob Copeland <me@...copeland.com> wrote:

> On Sun, Jun 15, 2014 at 08:39:20AM +0200, Fabian Frederick wrote:
> > Use more explicit kernel.h definition
> >  	array_size = DIV_ROUND_UP(bitmap_size, sb->s_blocksize);
> >  
> > -	if (sbi->s_bitmap_ino == ~0ULL)
> > +	if (sbi->s_bitmap_ino == ULLONG_MAX)
> >  		goto out;
> 
> So I agree they are the same, but is there a good reason for the
> change?
> 
> Semantically, I think of ~0ULL as "all ones" whereas ULLONG_MAX
> as a maximum of a magnitude comparison, which this is not really.

Well it was meant to clarify code but in this case it doesn't indeed :)

Thanks,
Fabian

> 
> -- 
> Bob Copeland %% www.bobcopeland.com
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