Re: [PATCH] percpu: remove address_space attribute if !SMP

From: Namhyung Kim
Date: Fri Aug 06 2010 - 09:46:21 EST

2010-08-06 (ê), 15:37 +0200, Tejun Heo:
> Hello,


> On 08/06/2010 03:23 PM, Namhyung Kim wrote:
> > Sure. :-)
> > Although I'm not sure that it is really needed, if so I'll do that.
> Well, the whole __percpu markup thing is to detect misuse of percpu
> pointers. I think it would definitely be better to have the sanity
> check for UP code too. It's not like it's gonna cost any runtime
> overhead and all the needed pieces are already there.
> Thanks.

I see. Thanks for the comments.

Namhyung Kim

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