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Date:	Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:39:27 -0700
From: (Eric W. Biederman)
To:	Tejun Heo <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 7/7] sysfs: @name comes before @ns

Tejun Heo <> writes:

> Some internal sysfs functions which take explicit namespace argument
> are weird in that they place the optional @ns in front of @name which
> is contrary to the established convention.  This is confusing and
> error-prone especially as @ns and @name may be interchanged without
> causing compilation warning.
> Swap the positions of @name and @ns in the following internal
> functions.

Nacked-by: "Eric W. Biederman" <>

@ns is more significant so it should come first.

Where do we have the backwards convention of putting @name first?

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