Re: highmem deadlock fix [was Re: VM in 2.4.10(+tweaks) vs. 2.4.9-ac14/15(+stuff)]

J . A . Magallon (
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 00:55:52 +0200

On 20010928 Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
>So the fix is either:
>1) to drop the NOHIGHIO logic like my test patch did
>2) or to keep track of what buffers we must not wait while releasing
> ram

This+tweaks-2+softirq already are worth a 11-pre1, aren't ?

J.A. Magallon                           #  Let the source be with you...
Mandrake Linux release 8.1 (Vitamin) for i586
Linux werewolf 2.4.10-bw #1 SMP Thu Sep 27 00:32:53 CEST 2001 i686
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