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SubjectRe: [PATCH v6 10/10] mm/memory_hotplug: Cleanup __remove_pages()
On Tue, Feb 04, 2020 at 01:41:06PM +0100, David Hildenbrand wrote:
> On 04.02.20 10:46, Oscar Salvador wrote:
> > I have to confess that it took me while to wrap around my head
> > with the new min() change, but looks ok:
> It's a pattern commonly used in compilers and emulators to calculate the
> number of bytes to the next block/alignment. (we're missing a macro
> (like we have ALIGN_UP/IS_ALIGNED) for that - but it's hard to come up
> with a good name (e.g., SIZE_TO_NEXT_ALIGN) .

You can just write the easy to understand

... ALIGN_UP(x) - x ...

which is better *without* having a separate name. Does that not
generate good machine code for you?


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