Forgot to reply-all. Sorry. -Alex
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From: Alex Elder <aelder@xxxxxxx>
To: Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/4] xfs: reduce the number of pagb_lock roundtrips
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 15:08:32 -0500
On Mon, 2011-04-18 at 02:59 -0400, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> Instead of finding the per-ag and then taking and releasing the pagb_lock
> for every single busy extent completed sort the list of busy extents and
> only switch betweens AGs where nessecary. This becomes especially important
> with the online discard support which will hit this lock more often.
My only comment was going to be:
Is it better to sort before when committed, or sort at
But I worked through it and concluded you are doing exactly
the right thing.
Reviewed-by: Alex Elder <aelder@xxxxxxx>