Re: [PATCH 2.4] Dcache Fastwalk for 2.4.20

From: J.A. Magallon (
Date: Tue Dec 10 2002 - 20:07:37 EST

On 2002.12.10 Hanna Linder wrote:
>Hi Marcelo,
> This patch is a backport of the work Al Viro and I did
>in 2.5 to decrease cacheline bouncing during dcache lookup. This
>also removes path_init and replaces it with path_lookup (hence
>the changes in intermezzo and nfsd) as it is in 2.5.
> Please consider this for inclusion in the next 2.4.2* release.
>Hanna Linder
>IBM Linux Technology Center

Is you mailer wrapping the patch ?

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