Subject: Re: cleanup of uvm_fault*() interfaces
To: None <M.Drochner@fz-juelich.de>
From: Matt Thomas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/02/2006 07:44:24
On Mar 2, 2006, at 5:42 AM, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> Now that the fault_type argument to uvm_fault() is
> a dummy everywhere and vm_fault_t has no meaning
> anymore outside uvm's internal use, we could clean
> up the interface a bit. Opinions?
> (and all calls from md trap.c would get the "0"
> stripped out)
> best regards
As I look at most of the changes, I just don't see
the point. The changes just bloat the kernel a bit
without significantly simplifying things. I would,
however, change vm_fault_t to an enum.