Re: HUGETLB pages on multiple nodes

From: William Lee Irwin III <>
Date: 2003-07-15 05:40:44
On Mon, Jul 14, 2003 at 12:20:37PM -0700, Nick Pollitt wrote:
> Seth,  It looks like at boot time all the hugepages will get allocated 
> on the boot node.  We'd like to spread the pages across multiple nodes 
> on NUMA systems.  Here's a simple patch to round-robin the pages during 
> kernel init.  Comments?

I shipped some stuff for arch/i386/ that does node-local allocations at
runtime, too.

-- wli
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