Re: Hugetlb demanding paging for -mm tree

From: William Lee Irwin III <>
Date: 2004-08-05 23:36:37
On Thu, Aug 05, 2004 at 06:29:02AM -0700, Chen, Kenneth W wrote:
> Dusted it off from 3 month ago.  This time re-diffed against 2.6.8-rc3-mm1.
> One big change compare to previous release is this patch should work for
> ALL arch that supports hugetlb page.  I have tested it on ia64 and x86.
> For x86, tested with no highmem config, 4G highmem config and PAE config.
> I have not tested it on sh, sparc64 and ppc64, but I have no reason to
> believe that this feature won't work on these arches.
> Patches are broken into two pieces.  But they should be applied together
> to have correct functionality for hugetlb demand paging.
> 00.demandpaging.patch - core hugetlb demand paging
> 01.overcommit.patch   - hugetlbfs strict overcommit accounting.
> Testing and comments are welcome.  Thanks.
> - Ken Chen

Could you resend as plaintext?

-- wli
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