Re: percpu: Define this_cpu_cpumask_var_t_ptr

From: Christoph Lameter
Date: Tue Aug 26 2014 - 19:05:15 EST

On Tue, 26 Aug 2014, Tejun Heo wrote:

> Ugh.... include hell. :( Does putting the accessors in percpu.h make
> any difference? Given the tricky nature of cpumask_var_t, I think
> type checking can be pretty useful.

Then its going to be difficult to find. This is related to the
cpumark_var_t handling and should be defined close to where it is
introduced and discussed.

> > Regarding naming:
> >
> > this_cpu_ptr_cpumask_var()
> >
> > is ok?
> Wouldn't this_cpu_cpumask_var_ptr() be a bit more natural?


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