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From: Christoph Hellwig <>
Subject: Re: new TODO list item
Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 11:26:16 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
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On Tue, Apr 21, 2020 at 01:53:25PM +0530, Suraj Upadhyay wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 21, 2020 at 10:12:57AM +0200, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> > Hi Janitors,
> > 
> > if someone feels like helping with a fairly trivial legacy API, the
> > wrappers in include/linux/pci-dma-compat.h should go away.  This is
> > mostly trivially scriptable, except for dma_alloc_coherent, where
> > the GFP_ATOMIC passed by pci_alloc_consisteny should usually be replaced
> > with GFP_KERNEL when not calling from an atomic context.
> Hii Christoph,
> 	This is my first time posting to kernel-janitors. I would be glad to
> help with this task but suggest me if I should get started with
> something else.

Sure, feel free to get started.  A coccinelle script to do the grunt
work might be useful, though.

  parent reply	other threads:[~2020-04-21 11:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-04-21  8:12 new TODO list item Christoph Hellwig
2020-04-21  8:35 ` Suraj Upadhyay
2020-04-21 11:26 ` Christoph Hellwig [this message]
2020-06-22 18:32 ` Christophe JAILLET
2020-06-23  8:05 ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-30  6:33 ` Christophe JAILLET
2021-01-13 20:01 ` Marion & Christophe JAILLET
2021-05-10  5:31   ` Marion & Christophe JAILLET

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