Re: linux-2.4.10-pre5

Daniel Phillips (
Mon, 10 Sep 2001 04:22:25 +0200

On September 10, 2001 04:15 am, Daniel Phillips wrote:
> On September 10, 2001 03:55 am, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
> > getblk should unconditionally alloc a new bh entity and only care to map
> > it to the right cache backing store with a pagecache hash lookup.
> To feel anything like the original the new getblk has to be idempotent:
> subsequent calls return the same block.

Err, buffer_head

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at