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From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Steven Rostedt <>
Cc: Alexander Viro <>,
	Jens Axboe <>,
	Slavomir Kaslev <>,
	linux-fsdevel <>,
	Linux List Kernel Mailing <>,
	Andrew Morton <>
Subject: Re: [RFC PATCH] fs: Make splice() and tee() take into account O_NONBLOCK flag on pipes
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2019 16:04:11 -0800
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190304105836.33f80dc3@gandalf.local.home>

On Mon, Mar 4, 2019 at 7:58 AM Steven Rostedt <> wrote:
> I'm still just hearing crickets about this? Should I just send this
> directly to Linus or Andrew?

I'll take it. It looks sane.

Of course, if it turns out that this breaks something that assumes
that splice blocks purely based on the SPLICE_F_NONBLOCK flag, we'll
have to revert it. Looking at the history of splice, it does look like
it has always ignored O_NONBLOCK.


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Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-02-07 15:45 Slavomir Kaslev
2019-02-13 14:44 ` Steven Rostedt
2019-02-19 17:12   ` Steven Rostedt
2019-03-04 15:58     ` Steven Rostedt
2019-03-05  0:04       ` Linus Torvalds [this message]
2019-03-05  0:09         ` Linus Torvalds
2019-03-05  1:54           ` Steven Rostedt

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