Re: [PATCH -v2] x86: Remove dma32_reserve_bootmem

From: Yinghai Lu
Date: Tue Apr 12 2011 - 13:55:37 EST

On 04/12/2011 10:47 AM, Jesse Barnes wrote:
On Tue, 12 Apr 2011 10:20:48 -0700
Yinghai Lu<yinghai@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

That is workaround for holding dma32 buf when early bootmem could use up
those range on system that have lots of RAM.

Now x86 is using memblock, and even nobootmem wrapper do top-down allocation.

So We could remove those not needed code now.

-v2: rebase on pci-next

Signed-off-by: Yinghai Lu<yinghai@xxxxxxxxxx>

Hm, still didn't apply cleanly, I guess the patch got corrupted. I
fixed it up by hand and applied to linux-next though, thanks.

sorry for that. looks like recent thunderbird upgrade convert TAB to space..


Yinghai Lu
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