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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 08/18] xen: duplicate xen_disk.c as basis of dataplane/xen-qdisk.c

On Mon, Dec 03, 2018 at 04:35:39PM +0000, Anthony PERARD wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 03:12:01PM +0000, Paul Durrant wrote:
> > The new xen-qdisk XenDevice implementation requires the same core dataplane
> > as the legacy xen_disk implementation it will eventually replace. This
> > patch therefore copies the legacy xen_disk.c source module into a new
> > dataplane/xen-qdisk.c source module as the basis for the new dataplane and
> > adjusts the MAINTAINERS file accordingly.
> > 
> > NOTE: The duplicated code is not yet built. It is simply put into place by
> >       this patch (just fixing style violations) such that the
> >       modifications that will need to be made to the code are not
> >       conflated with code movement, thus making review harder.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Paul Durrant <paul.durrant@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Anthony PERARD <anthony.perard@xxxxxxxxxx>

FYI, You can use --find-copies-harder when sending this kind of patch,
it will show the diff between the old file and the new file, even if the
old file is still around ;-).

Anthony PERARD

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