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Date:	Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:22:57 -0400
From:	Chris Mason <>
To:	<>
CC:	Omar Sandoval <>, Josef Bacik <>,
	Josh Triplett <>,
	Steven Rostedt <>,
	Mathieu Desnoyers <>,
	Lai Jiangshan <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 0/2] Move BTRFS RCU string to common library

On 09/19/2014 12:05 PM, Paul E. McKenney wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 19, 2014 at 11:47:53AM -0400, Chris Mason wrote:
>> On 09/19/2014 11:45 AM, Paul E. McKenney wrote:
>>> On Fri, Sep 19, 2014 at 02:01:28AM -0700, Omar Sandoval wrote:
>>>> This patch series moves the generic RCU string library used internally by BTRFS
>>>> to be accessible by anyone. It provides printk_in_rcu and
>>>> printk_ratelimited_in_rcu to print these strings. In order to avoid a weird
>>>> inconsistency between the two, the first patch fixes printk_ratelimited so it
>>>> passes on the return value from printk.
>>>> The second patch actually moves the RCU string library. Version 2 passes on the
>>>> return values from printk{,_ratelimited} and fixes some style issues.
>>>> Omar Sandoval (2):
>>> For the series:
>>> Acked-by: Paul E. McKenney <>
>> Fine by me too, Paul, do you want to merge it in?
> I would be happy to.
> Are you thinking in terms of 3.18 or 3.19?  These look OK either way, but
> thought I should check.

Either way is fine with me.  Actually this will have minor conflicts
with my current branch headed for-next, so I can resolve and send as a
stand alone pull.


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