Re: dentry bloat.

From: Manfred Spraul
Date: Sat May 08 2004 - 05:33:34 EST

Andrew Morton wrote:

Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

Here be another patch.

Can't help myself!

- d_vfs_flags can be removed - just use d_flags. It looks like someone
added d_vfs_flags with the intent of doing bitops on it, but all
modifications are under dcache_lock. 4 bytes saved.

IIRC it was intended to access one of the flag fields under dentry->d_lock.


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