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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH v5 18/23] x86/mm: export some stuff via local mm.h

On Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 09:44:53AM -0600, Jan Beulich wrote:
> >>> On 14.09.17 at 14:58, <wei.liu2@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > They will be used by PV mm code and mm hypercall code, which is going
> > to be split into two files.
> Hmm, no, I think I'd prefer mod_lN_entry() and
> {get,put}_page_from_lNe() to stay in the same file (with the
> possible exception of {get,put}_page_from_l1e(), as under
> discussion elsewhere).

Seeing that mod_lN_entry's are only used by PV hypercall code I opted to
split them to mm-hypercalls.c in later file.

Now you want to put {get,put}_page_from_lNe and mod_lN_entry in the same
file, there are two choices:

1. Merge mm-hypercalls.c into pv/mm.c.
2. Leave mod_*_entry in pv/mm.c and keep mm-hypercalls.c -- this would
   require exporting mod_*_entry via local header file.

Which one do you prefer?

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