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Date:	Wed, 3 Jan 2007 22:37:51 +0900
From:	Horms <>
To:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] [IPVS] replace if .. goto with while

On Tue, Jan 02, 2007 at 12:38:39AM -0800, David Miller wrote:
> From: Horms <>
> Date: Mon, 18 Dec 2006 12:11:11 +0900
> > I guess that this code used to be more complex, but replacing
> > the goto with a while seems to make things a bit more readable.
> > Or in other words, two fairly gratuitous goto are removed.
> > 
> > On a related note, I wonder if there should be a limit to how
> > many times it tries.
> > 
> > Signed-Off-By: Simon Horman <>
> Yes, there should be, something like a limit of one. :-)
> There is no reason to loop on something like this, just
> return a failure immediately if creating the kernel thread
> fails.

Will do.

> As a side note, if it's easy you might want to convert this
> over the the include/linux/kthread.h interfaces.  I just did
> this for pktgen tonight and it cleaned a lot of stuff up.

Thanks, I will look into it.


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