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Date:   Tue, 10 Aug 2021 14:57:02 -0700 (PDT)
From:   Hugh Dickins <>
To:     Yang Shi <>
cc:     Hugh Dickins <>, Huang Ying <>,
        Miaohe Lin <>,
        Andrew Morton <>,
        Linux MM <>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 3/3] Revert "mm: swap: check if swap backing device is
 congested or not"

On Tue, 10 Aug 2021, Yang Shi wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 10, 2021 at 2:08 PM Hugh Dickins <> wrote:
> >
> > I guess 1/3 will vanish now, since what it's reverting has not yet gone
> > forward to Linus: it would have been nice for 2/3 to have mentioned that
> > what it's reverting is kindof buggy: but then you'd have to explain the
> > "kindof", and that takes more words than it's worth - maybe a lore Link
> > to the discussion?
> It is fine, I think this one is the best elaborated the problem:

Yes, that best elaborated the problem when I thought it was a problem, then
explained why I later came to think that it wasn't a problem after all.

Hence "kindof" buggy: but good to be reverted anyway.


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