Re: [PATCH] More list_del_init cleanups

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Sat Jun 08 2002 - 18:30:22 EST

On Sat, 8 Jun 2002, Dan Aloni wrote:
> If we are at it, how about replacing:
> list_del(&entry->list);
> list_add(&entry->list, dispose);
> with something like:
> list_del_add(&entry->list, dispose);

Ehh.. Am I the only one who thinks "move()" would make more sense than

How many such users are there? I don't want to make up new abstractions if
they aren't widely used - it's not as if "del + add" is all that hard to
understand in itself..


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