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* use case for register_pstore_blk?
@ 2020-10-06 15:52 Christoph Hellwig
  2020-10-07  7:13 ` Kees Cook
  0 siblings, 1 reply; 9+ messages in thread
From: Christoph Hellwig @ 2020-10-06 15:52 UTC (permalink / raw)
  To: WeiXiong Liao, Kees Cook; +Cc: linux-kernel

Hi WeiXiong, hi Kees,

what is the use case for the code added in commit 17639f67c1d6 
("pstore/blk: Introduce backend for block devices").

This still doesn't have a user, and the API looks really odd to me.
By our normal kernel rules we should not add new exports without
users and this should probably be reverted for the 5.9 release.

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2020-10-06 15:52 use case for register_pstore_blk? Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-07  7:13 ` Kees Cook
2020-10-07  7:37   ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-07  7:55   ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-07  8:37     ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-07 18:40       ` Kees Cook
2020-10-07 18:42         ` Christoph Hellwig
2020-10-07 19:17           ` Kees Cook
2020-10-12  7:02             ` Christoph Hellwig

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