On Thu, 16 Mar 2017, Till Smejkal wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Mar 2017, Thomas Gleixner wrote:
> > Why do we need yet another mechanism to represent something which looks
> > like a file instead of simply using existing mechanisms and extend them?
> You are right. I also recognized during the discussion with Andy, Chris,
> Matthew, Luck, Rich and the others that there are already other
> techniques in the Linux kernel that can achieve the same functionality
> when combined. As I said also to the others, I will drop the VAS segments
> for future versions. The first class virtual address space feature was
> the more interesting part of the patchset anyways.
While you are at it, could you please drop this 'first class' marketing as
well? It has zero technical value, really.
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