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Re: [PATCH 2/3] xfs: remove nr_to_write writeback windup.

To: Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/3] xfs: remove nr_to_write writeback windup.
From: Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2010 14:10:26 -0700
Cc: torvalds@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-fsdevel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx, stable@xxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <1276043840-1946-3-git-send-email-david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
References: <1276043840-1946-1-git-send-email-david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> <1276043840-1946-3-git-send-email-david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed,  9 Jun 2010 10:37:19 +1000
Dave Chinner <david@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> From: Dave Chinner <dchinner@xxxxxxxxxx>
> 
> Now that the background flush code has been fixed, we shouldn't need to
> silently multiply the wbc->nr_to_write to get good writeback. Remove
> that code.
> 

And anyone who merges [1/3] will want to merge this.  Otherwise they
might suffer adverse effects ;)

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