Re: Linux 2.6.10-rc2

From: Andrew Morton
Date: Mon Nov 15 2004 - 15:23:09 EST

Nick Piggin <nickpiggin@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'd like to get included that patch to restore the buffer of memory
> reserved for GFP_ATOMIC allocations (ie. the difference between GFP_KERNEL
> and GFP_ATOMIC allocations).
> It is not actually a regression versus 2.6.9 (it is vs 2.6.8), although I
> think it is responsible for the increased reports of page allocation failures.
> It would be nice to let it have more testing in -mm first, but OTOH if we
> _really_ want it in 2.6.10 it would make sense to merge it ASAP so it can get
> wider testing.
> Any feelings on the matter yet, Andrew? Or were you thinking it would be OK for
> post 2.6.10?

That one should be in 2.6.10, yes.
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