Re: Please backport commit 3812c8c8f39 to stable

From: Michal Hocko
Date: Tue Sep 30 2014 - 04:16:46 EST

On Mon 29-09-14 20:43:46, Cong Wang wrote:
> Hi, Johannes and Greg
> Please consider to backport the following commit to stable kernels < 3.12.
> commit 3812c8c8f3953921ef18544110dafc3505c1ac62
> Author: Johannes Weiner <hannes@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Date: Thu Sep 12 15:13:44 2013 -0700
> mm: memcg: do not trap chargers with full callstack on OOM
> It should solve some soft lockup I observed on different machines
> recently. For me myself, I only care about 3.10. :-p

Could you be more specific about the soft lockup you are seeing?
Michal Hocko
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