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Re: [dm-devel] [PATCH v6 12/13] block: Add bio_clone_bioset(), bio_clone_kmalloc()

On 08/22/2012 01:04 PM, Kent Overstreet wrote:
Previously, there was bio_clone() but it only allocated from the fs bio
set; as a result various users were open coding it and using

This changes bio_clone() to become bio_clone_bioset(), and then we add
bio_clone() and bio_clone_kmalloc() as wrappers around it, making use of
the functionality the last patch adedd.

This will also help in a later patch changing how bio cloning works.

Signed-off-by: Kent Overstreet <koverstreet google com>
CC: Jens Axboe <axboe kernel dk>
CC: NeilBrown <neilb suse de>
CC: Alasdair Kergon <agk redhat com>
CC: Boaz Harrosh <bharrosh panasas com>
CC: Jeff Garzik <jeff garzik org>
  block/blk-core.c       |  8 +-------
  drivers/block/osdblk.c |  3 +--
  drivers/md/dm.c        |  4 ++--
  drivers/md/md.c        | 20 +-------------------
  fs/bio.c               | 13 ++++++++-----
  fs/exofs/ore.c         |  5 ++---
  include/linux/bio.h    | 17 ++++++++++++++---
  7 files changed, 29 insertions(+), 41 deletions(-)

Acked-by: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik redhat com>

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