Re: [PATCH -mm] [1/3] add elv_extended_request call to iosched API

From: Jens Axboe
Date: Fri Aug 04 2006 - 01:17:34 EST

On Thu, Aug 03 2006, Nate Diller wrote:
> the Elevator iosched would prefer to be unconditionally notified of a
> merge, but the current API calls only one 'merge' notifier
> (elv_merge_requests or elv_merged_requests), even if both front and
> back merges happened.
> elv_extended_request satisfies this requirement in conjunction with
> elv_merge_requests.

Ok, I suppose. But please rebase patches against the 'block' git branch,
there are extensive changes in this area.

Jens Axboe

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