[collectd] fscache Patch

Sebastian Harl sh at tokkee.org
Sun May 3 11:51:02 CEST 2009


On Fri, May 01, 2009 at 07:03:27PM +0200, Florian Forster wrote:
> I don't know if this is desirable or not, but those value-names (such
> as `n' or `ok' or `wt') seem awfully short and hard to understand. Would
> it make sense to translate those to something more meaningful? The
> downside I'm currently seeing is that then those names wouldn't
> correspond to the Kernel docs anymore..

Also, it would require modifications any time new value-names are added,
basically making the plugin not "forward-compatible". So, I don't think
that this would be a good idea. Some frontend could still do that kind
of work, which imho is the right place for it.


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