Re: NBD Cleanup patch and bugfix in ll_rw_blk.c

From: Jens Axboe (
Date: Sun Feb 25 2001 - 15:59:49 EST

On Sun, Feb 25 2001, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 25, 2001 at 07:57:29PM +0000, Steve Whitehouse wrote:
> > The bug fix in ll_rw_blk.c prevents hangs when using block devices which
> > don't have plugging functions,
> It looks the right fix (better than 2.4.0 that didn't had such bug but
> that was recalling the request_fn at every inserction in the queue).

Indeed, the removal was too quick and forgot private plugs.

Jens Axboe

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