Re: [Ext2-devel] Re: [RFC] ext3/jbd race: releasing in-usejournal_heads

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Tue Mar 08 2005 - 02:39:15 EST

Suparna Bhattacharya <suparna@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> (let me know if the interface in the patch
> I just posted seems like the right direction to use when we go for the
> cleanup)

Well what are the semantics? Pass in an inclusive max_index and the gang
lookup functions terminate when they hit an item whose index is greater
than max_index? And return the number of items thus found?

Seems sensible, and all the comparisons do the right thing if max_index = -1.
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