Re: [PATCH] [0/16] POISON: Intro

From: Hidehiro Kawai
Date: Thu May 28 2009 - 00:38:10 EST

Andi Kleen wrote:

> On Tue, May 26, 2009 at 09:50:18PM +0900, Hidehiro Kawai wrote:
>>I believe people concerning high reliable system are expecting
>>this kind of functionality.
>>But I wonder why this patch set (including former MCE improvements
>>patches) has not been merged into any subsystem trees yet.
>>What is the problem? Because of the deadlock bug and the ref counter

> There was some work recently on fixing problems found in the
> hwpoison code during further review (me with Fengguang Wu).
> I'm hoping to do a repost with all the fixes soon
> and then it's a mm candidate and hopefully ready for merge really soon.

Thank you, Andi.

>>If so, I'd like to try to narrow down the problems or review
>>patches (although I'm afraid I'm not so skillful).
> Sure any review or additional testing is welcome.
> I wanted to do full reposts this week anyways, so you
> can start from there again.

OK, I'll do that.

>>BTW, I looked over this patch set, and I couldn't
>>find any problems except for one minor point. I'll post
>>a comment about it later. It is very late, but better than nothing.
> Great. Thanks. Can I add your Reviewed-by tags then?

Yes, of course.

Reviewed-by: Hidehiro Kawai <hidehiro.kawai.ez@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Hidehiro Kawai
Hitachi, Systems Development Laboratory
Linux Technology Center

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