[2.6 patch] fs/jbd/: possible cleanups

Adrian Bunk bunk at stusta.de
Tue Jul 12 22:43:53 UTC 2005

On Tue, Jul 12, 2005 at 04:32:44PM -0600, Andreas Dilger wrote:
> On Jul 12, 2005  22:27 +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > - journal.c: remove the unused global function __journal_internal_check
> >              and move the check to journal_init
> I don't mind removing this function, but it shouldn't be put inside #ifdef
> JBD_DEBUG, as that would remove the check from the compiler-parsed code
> and defeat the purpose of the check.


That's not what my patch is doing.

journal_init() is not inside an #ifdef JBD_DEBUG.

> > - remove the following unneeded EXPORT_SYMBOL's:
> >   - journal.c: journal_check_used_features
> Should be kept for API completeness.

The function itself isn't removed.

Does it really has to stay exported or isn't it enough to re-export it 
when a user appears?

> Cheers, Andreas



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