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Date:   Thu, 30 May 2019 08:46:39 -0400
From:   Boris Ostrovsky <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>,
        Juergen Gross <>
        Konrad Rzeszutek Wilk <>,
        Stefano Stabellini <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 3/3] xen/swiotlb: remember having called

On 5/30/19 5:04 AM, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> Please don't add your private flag to page-flags.h.  The whole point of
> the private flag is that you can use it in any way you want withou
> touching the common code.

There is already a bunch of aliases for various sub-components
(including Xen) in page-flags.h for private flags, which is why I
suggested we do the same for the new use case. Adding this new alias
will keep flag usage consistent.


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