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Date:   Fri, 27 Apr 2018 17:17:12 -0600
From:   Jonathan Corbet <>
To:     Randy Dunlap <>
Cc:     "" <>,
        LKML <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] documentation: core-api: rearrange a few kernel-api
 chapters and sections

On Thu, 26 Apr 2018 18:11:02 -0700
Randy Dunlap <> wrote:

> Rearrange some kernel-api chapters and sections to group them
> together better.
> - move Bit Operations from Basic C Library Functions to Basic
>   Kernel Library Functions (now adjacent to Bitmap Operations since
>   they are not typical C library functions)
> - move Sorting from Math Functions to Basic Kernel Library Functions
>   since sort functions are more Basic than Math Functions
> - move Text Searching from Math Functions to Basic Kernel Library
>   Functions (keep Sorting and Searching close to each other)
> - combine CRC and Math functions together into the (newly named)
>   CRC and Math Functions chapter

The changes look good.  But ... grr... some of the stuff you are moving
around was introduced in -rc2 via the networking tree.  That kind of thing
makes life harder than it needs to be.  I've sorted it out and applied the
patch, thanks.


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