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Date:   Tue, 1 Dec 2020 21:07:12 -0700
From:   David Ahern <>
To:     Petr Machata <>,
        Stephen Hemminger <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH iproute2-next 3/6] lib: Move sprint_size() from tc here,
 add print_size()

On 12/1/20 3:41 PM, Petr Machata wrote:
>> Also, instead of magic SPRINT_BSIZE, why not take a len param (and
>> name it snprint_size)?
> Because keeping the interface like this makes it possible to reuse the
> macroized bits in q_cake. I feel like the three current users are
> auditable enough that the implied length is not a big deal. And no new
> users should pop up, as the comment at the function makes clear.

seems reasonable and this reduces the number of users of sprint_size.

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