Subject: Re: tape drive instrumentation round 2
To: YAMAMOTO Takashi <>
From: Brett Lymn <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/07/2006 13:41:35
On Tue, Mar 07, 2006 at 11:58:34AM +0900, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:
> i don't see any point to have a "parent" pointer in io_stats or

I put it there so that the stats were linked to the structure that is
referencing them for this reason.

> make {disk,drive}_find return io_stats.

Because then I would have to return a struct disk which is wrong for a
tape drive.

Brett Lymn