Re: Word-at-a-time dcache name accesses (was Re: .. anybody know ofany filesystems that depend on the exact VFS 'namehash' implementation?)

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Tue Mar 27 2012 - 20:51:10 EST

On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 5:39 PM, Linus Torvalds
<torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'll test the current -git kernel on a F16 machine I have, just to
> check. But I'm also assuming that there is something specific about
> your setup, because otherwise I'd have expected many  more reports
> about this...

Confirmed. It's not something generic to F16, things work normally
here on the x86-64 machine I just checked on.

I wonder if maybe there's a testing snafu, and commit f132c5be05e4
wasn't in the tree you tested. So please do double-check.

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