On Mon, Nov 25, 2013 at 08:15:27PM +1100, Dave Chinner wrote:
> - xfs_buf_item_straddle() factoring
This could probably be split out.
> - removal of the special cases for no endian swapping around
This can only be done after we have the new iop_format, or rather must
be because the old way doesn't work really well. I'll have to see if
it can be a separate one, but it would have to be after the actual
> - a separate patch to introduce xlog_first/next/last_iovec(),
> as I had to find those first to understand how the new
> code worked
What's the point of a separate patch if we don't make use of it yet?
> - a new xlog_copy_iovec() function instead of open coding
> the same 3 lines of code in 14 different places:
> static inline void
> struct xfs_log_iovec *vec,
> void *src,
> int len,
> int type)
> memcpy(vec->i_addr, src_ptr, len);
> vec->i_len = len;
> vec->i_type = type;
I went forth and back between having this a couple of times and found
having the helper more confusing than not. If there's enough strong
opinion to have it I can add it back.