Re: [PATCH] mm: mempolicy: make mbind() return -EIO when MPOL_MF_STRICT is specified
From: Andrew Morton
Date: Wed Mar 20 2019 - 18:16:35 EST
On Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:23:03 +0530 Souptick Joarder <jrdr.linux@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > --- a/mm/mempolicy.c
> > +++ b/mm/mempolicy.c
> > @@ -447,6 +447,13 @@ static inline bool queue_pages_required(struct page *page,
> > return node_isset(nid, *qp->nmask) == !(flags & MPOL_MF_INVERT);
> > }
> > +/*
> > + * The queue_pages_pmd() may have three kind of return value.
> > + * 1 - pages are placed on he right node or queued successfully.
> Minor typo -> s/he/the ?
Yes, that comment needs some help. This?
@@ -429,9 +429,9 @@ static inline bool queue_pages_required(
- * The queue_pages_pmd() may have three kind of return value.
- * 1 - pages are placed on he right node or queued successfully.
- * 0 - THP get split.
+ * queue_pages_pmd() has three possible return values:
+ * 1 - pages are placed on the right node or queued successfully.
+ * 0 - THP was split.
* -EIO - is migration entry or MPOL_MF_STRICT was specified and an existing
* page was already on a node that does not follow the policy.