Re: page fault scalability patch final : i386 tested, x86_64 support added

From: David S. Miller <davem_at_davemloft.net>
Date: 2004-09-03 07:07:59
On Thu, 2 Sep 2004 14:02:47 -0700 (PDT)
Christoph Lameter <clameter@sgi.com> wrote:

> I have the similar issues with the page scalability patch. Should I not do
> the legacy thing for platforms that do not have atomic pte operations?
> '

I think your situation is different.  The set_pte() changes are modifying
the arguments of an existing interface.

Your changes are adding support for taking advantage of a facility
that may or may not exist on a platform.
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