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From: Christoph Hellwig <>
To: "Darrick J. Wong" <>
Cc: Jens Axboe <>,
	Christoph Hellwig <>,,
	linux-fsdevel <>,
	xfs <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] loop: fix no-unmap write-zeroes request behavior
Date: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 00:28:49 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20191011160545.GD13098@magnolia>

While this looks generally good to me, I have another nitpick to avoid
code duplication.  What about just renaming lo_discard to lo_fallocate
and pass the mode (possibly minus the FALLOC_FL_KEEP_SIZE flag) to it?

The in the do_req_filebacked we could further simplify it down to:

		 * If the caller doesn't want deallocation, call zeroout to
		 * write zeroes the range.  Otherwise, punch them out.
		return lo_fallocate(lo, rq, pos,
			(rq->cmd_flags & REQ_NOUNMAP) ?
		return lo_fallocate(lo, rq, pos, FALLOC_FL_PUNCH_HOLE);

  reply	other threads:[~2019-10-14  7:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-10-10 17:02 [PATCH] loop: fix no-unmap write-zeroes request behavior Darrick J. Wong
2019-10-11  7:51 ` Christoph Hellwig
2019-10-11 16:05 ` [PATCH v2] " Darrick J. Wong
2019-10-14  7:28   ` Christoph Hellwig [this message]
2019-10-14 15:50 ` [PATCH v3] " Darrick J. Wong
2019-10-14 16:39   ` Eric Sandeen
2019-10-14 17:00     ` Darrick J. Wong
2019-10-15  7:58   ` Christoph Hellwig

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