Re: [PATCH 00/12] lightnvm: 4.11 patches
From: Jens Axboe
Date: Tue Jan 31 2017 - 10:33:19 EST
On Tue, Jan 31 2017, Matias Bjørling wrote:
> Hi Jens,
> Here are the patches for the 4.11 window. The following changes have
> been made:
> - New ioctls for vectored I/Os. Now liblightnvm is fully supported and
> applications can begin to use the liblightnvm API to integrate with
> Open-Channel SSDs.
> - Merging of the general media manager with the lightnvm core. This
> removes the need to instantiate the media manager before initializing
> targets, and also eliminates the persistent metadata that was used
> by gennvm.
> - Interface cleanups for target implementations. Enables pblk to be
> - Fix memory leak on target creation failure.
> - Clean up end_io() path so that it follows the same approach as bio
> structures to end ios.
Applied for 4.11, thanks.