Re: [Ext2-devel] [PATCH 1/9] extents for ext4

From: Alex Tomas
Date: Thu Aug 10 2006 - 15:01:37 EST

>>>>> Randy Dunlap (RD) writes:

RD> On Thu, 10 Aug 2006 13:29:56 +0400 Alex Tomas wrote:
>> >>>>> Andrew Morton (AM) writes:
>> >> From a quick scan:
AM> - The code is very poorly commented. I'd want to spend a lot of time
AM> reviewing this implementation, but not in its present state.
>> what sort of comments are you expecting?

RD> Helpful ones. Not obvious stuff. Intents.
RD> Tricks used (if they are the right thing to do).

RD> How, what, why. But not nitty-gritty details of how.
RD> "Why" is often more important.

well, it's a simple b+tree and i'm not sure there are ticks in.
I'll try to re-read them again WRT what you wrote.

AM> - The existing comments could benefit from some rework by a native English
AM> speaker.
>> could someone assist here, please?

RD> Yes. How would you like it? Just comments via email or (quilt) patches?
RD> Which files/patches?

please, have a look at ext4-extents.patch first

thanks, Alex
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