Re: [Linux-ia64] kernel update (relative to 2.4.16)

From: Andreas Schwab <schwab_at_suse.de>
Date: 2001-11-28 00:04:15
David Mosberger <davidm@hpl.hp.com> writes:

|> An updated ia64 patch for 2.4.16 is now available at
|> ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/ports/ia64/v2.4/ in file:
|> 
|>         linux-2.4.16-ia64-011126.diff*
|> 
|> change log:
|> 
|> 	- update for 2.4.15/2.4.16:
|> 		- add show_trace_task()
|> 		- lots of SGI SN updates (most in "sn" subdirectories)
|> 		- IA-32 brk() fix by Don Dugger
|> 	- drop some of the more cosmetic fixes (they will be in the 2.5 tree
|> 	  instead)
|> 	- fix EARLY_PRINTK (Tony Luck, I think)
|> 	- in iosapic.c, move RTE programming to a saner place (Alex Williamson)
|> 	- fix alignment of bootmap
|> 	- move machvec_init() a little earlier and call platform_cpu_init() at
|> 	  end of cpu_init() (Jack Steiner)
|> 	- swiotlb.c: support "page" member in scatterlist
|> 	- fix asm clobbers in spinlock.h
|> 	- add more ACPI tables to asm-ia64/acpi-ext.h
|> 
|> This kernel has been tested with gcc-3.0 on Big Sur and HP Ski
|> simulator.  As usual, your mileage may vary.

You have renamed numnodes in mm/numa.c, but not in include/linux/mmzone.h,
and there are many occurences of "extern int num_compact_nodes" all over
the place.  I'm wondering why it was renamed in the first place.

Andreas.

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