[RFC/PATCH] mtd_blkdevs: Replace request handler kthread with a workqueue

Artem Bityutskiy dedekind1 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 10:02:53 EST 2012

On Sat, 2012-11-10 at 13:08 -0300, Ezequiel Garcia wrote:
> By replacing a kthread with a workqueue, the code is now a bit clearer.
> There's also a slight reduction of code size (numbers apply for x86):
> Before:
>    text	   data	    bss	    dec	    hex	filename
>    3248	     36	      0	   3284	    cd4	drivers/mtd/mtd_blkdevs.o
> After:
>    text	   data	    bss	    dec	    hex	filename
>    3150	     36	      0	   3186	    c72	drivers/mtd/mtd_blkdevs.o
> Due to lack of real hardware, tests have been performed on an emulated
> environment with mtdswap and mtdblock over nandsim devices.
> Some real testing should be done, before merging this patch.

Looks good to me, thanks, pushed to l2-mtd.git.

Best Regards,
Artem Bityutskiy
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