On Tue 08 Aug 2017 02:30:43 PM CEST, Pradeep Jagadeesh wrote:
> On 8/8/2017 1:30 PM, Alberto Garcia wrote:
>> On Mon 07 Aug 2017 04:48:38 PM CEST, Markus Armbruster wrote:
>>>>> Awkward question for a v7, but here goes anyway: why is IOThrottle
>>>>> worth its very own .json file?
>>>> I feel this is a common throttle structure that is used by block
>>>> devices as well as fsdev, so moved to a separate file.
>>> I'm not sure that's a good idea. Kevin, Berto, what do you think?
>> Mmm... I don't have a very strong opinion, but if there's no actual need
>> to move it to a separate file I'd prefer to leave it where it is.
> The segregation is the solid reason. Because throttling is a feature
> that is used by fsdev, block may many more in future. I do not see
> moving it back to block does it make any sense?
It's not "moving it back", it's keeping it where it is. But I see no big
problem with moving it to a common file either.