From: Sowmini Varadhan <>
Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:01:10 -0500

> On (02/14/18 10:50), Santosh Shilimkar wrote:
>> generic comment and please update it where it is applicable
>> in terms of variable names, notifiers etc.
>> RDS support true zero copy already with RDMA transport so some of
>> this code can easily get confused.
>> So I suggest something like below.
>> s/zerocopy/zeromsgcopy
>> s/zcopy/zmsgcopy
>> s/zcookie/zmsgcpycookie
>> s/znotifier/zmsgcpynotifier  
> I'd like to hear some additional opinions from the list on this: 
> the existing socket API for TCP etc.  already uses ZEROCOPY, and other
> than extending variable names (and putting me at risk of violating the
> "fit within 80 chars per line" requirement, leading to not-so-pretty
> line wraps), I'm not seeing much value in this.

I agree, this name change requires seems pointless.  Just keep the names
the way they are, thank you.

Reply via email to