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Date:   Sun, 2 Aug 2020 11:49:54 +0300
From:   Pavel Begunkov <>
To:     Christoph Hellwig <>
Cc:     Alexander Viro <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] splice: direct call for default_file_splice*()

On 01/08/2020 20:41, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 01, 2020 at 01:12:22PM +0300, Pavel Begunkov wrote:
>> On 30/01/2020 19:54, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
>>> On Mon, Jan 20, 2020 at 11:49:46PM +0300, Pavel Begunkov wrote:
>>>> Indirect calls could be very expensive nowadays, so try to use direct calls
>>>> whenever possible.
>> Hah, I'm surprised to find it as
>> 00c285d0d0fe4 ("fs: simplify do_splice_from").
>> Christoph, even though this one is not a big deal, I'm finding the
>> practice of taking others patches and silently sending them as yours
>> own in general disgusting. Just for you to know.
> Err, what makes you think I took your patch vs just not remembering
> and pointlessly doing the same cleanup again?  If I had rembered your
> patch I would have just added to the series with your credit as I've
> done for plenty other patches..

I have no intention of picking it to pieces or something, it doesn't
worth our time, and glad that's by accident, but you may guess how it
looks -- you commented on it, and after not being picked, the patch
reappears slightly rebranded.

Pavel Begunkov

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