Re: linux-next: manual merge of the aio tree with the vfs tree
From: Al Viro
Date: Tue Mar 15 2016 - 01:20:12 EST
On Tue, Mar 15, 2016 at 05:07:12AM +0000, Al Viro wrote:
> There *is* a reason for code review. Or, at least, asking somebody familiar
> with the code you are working with whether some assumption you are making
> is true or false. Me, for example, in our conversation regarding earlier parts
> of aio.git queue about a week ago. Or at any other point.
While we are at it, 150a0b49 ("aio: add support for async openat()") is also
crap. fs_struct and files_struct is nowhere near enough. And yes, I realize
that your application probably doesn't step into it. Which means that these
patches are just fine for your private kernel. _Not_ for mainline.
Reviewed-and-NAKed-by: Al Viro <viro@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>