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Date:   Tue, 19 Feb 2019 20:11:36 -0800
From:   Joel Fernandes <>
To:     LKML <>,
Cc:     "Paul E. McKenney" <>
Subject: Re: [RFC 0/5] RCU fixes for rcu_assign_pointer usage

On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 8:08 PM Joel Fernandes (Google)
<> wrote:
> These patches fix various RCU API usage issues found due to sparse errors as a
> result of the recent check to add rcu_check_sparse() to rcu_assign_pointer().
> This is very early RFC stage, and is only build tested. I am also only sending
> to the RCU group for initial review before sending to LKML. Thanks for any feedback!
> There are still more usages that cause errors such as rbtree which I am
> looking into.

Looks like it got sent to LKML anyway, ;-) That's Ok since it is
prefixed as RFC.

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