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Date:   Thu, 14 May 2020 08:27:06 +0200
From:   Christoph Hellwig <>
To:     Joe Perches <>
Cc:     Christoph Hellwig <>,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Eric Dumazet <>,
        Alexey Kuznetsov <>,
        Hideaki YOSHIFUJI <>,
        Vlad Yasevich <>,
        Neil Horman <>,
        Marcelo Ricardo Leitner <>,
        Jon Maloy <>,
        Ying Xue <>,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
Subject: Re: remove kernel_setsockopt and kernel_getsockopt

On Wed, May 13, 2020 at 10:38:59AM -0700, Joe Perches wrote:
> It might be useful to show overall object size change.
> More EXPORT_SYMBOL uses increase object size a little.
> And not sure it matters much except it reduces overall object
> size, but these patches remove (unnecessary) logging on error
> and that could be mentioned in the cover letter too.

The intent here is not to reduce code size.  The intent is to kill of
set_fs users so that we can eventually remove set_fs entirely.

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