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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] x86/pv: Rename pv/ro-page-fault.c to pv/emul-ro-page-fault.c

On 05/02/18 08:57, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>>> On 02.02.18 at 17:58, <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> To match all our other emulation handling.
>> No functional change.
>> Signed-off-by: Andrew Cooper <andrew.cooper3@xxxxxxxxxx>
>> ---
>> CC: Jan Beulich <JBeulich@xxxxxxxx>
>> ---
>>  xen/arch/x86/pv/Makefile                                  | 2 +-
>>  xen/arch/x86/pv/{ro-page-fault.c => emul-ro-page-fault.c} | 2 +-
>>  2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
>>  rename xen/arch/x86/pv/{ro-page-fault.c => emul-ro-page-fault.c} (99%)
> When this file was introduced, iirc I had specifically asked to drop
> the pointless emul- prefix. If you want to make things consistent
> again, please instead drop the emul- prefixes of the other files.


First of all, this file is the most recent to come into existence,
around 3 months after the others.

The point of naming things in a consistent fashion is for the benefit of
humans, and having the emulation related functionality logically grouped
is a benefit, not a detriment.


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