[PATCH 1/8] blk-mq: add blk_mq_alloc_request_hctx

Christoph Hellwig hch at lst.de
Wed Jun 8 04:54:34 PDT 2016

On Tue, Jun 07, 2016 at 10:49:22PM -0600, Jens Axboe wrote:
> Why are we duplicating this code here? If NOWAIT isn't set, then we'll
> always return a request. bt_get() will run the queue for us, if it needs
> to. blk_mq_alloc_request() does this too, and I'm guessing that code was
> just copied. I'll fix that up. Looks like this should just be:

The generic code is a bit of a mess as it does the nowait optimization
in two different cases, I'll send you a separate cleanup patch for that.

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