Re: [PATCH] mm: fix page_mkclean_one

From: Gordon Farquharson
Date: Thu Dec 28 2006 - 00:58:27 EST

On 12/27/06, Linus Torvalds <torvalds@xxxxxxxx> wrote:

That's just 400kB!

There's no way you should see corruption with that kind of value. It
should all stay solidly in the cache.

100kB and 200kB files always succeed on the ARM system. 400kB and
larger always seem to fail.

Does the following help interpret the results on ARM at all ?

$ free
total used free shared buffers cached
Mem: 30000 23620 6380 0 808 15676
-/+ buffers/cache: 7136 22864
Swap: 88316 3664 84652


Gordon Farquharson
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