Re: MPOL_BIND on memory only nodes

From: Michal Hocko
Date: Thu Oct 13 2016 - 06:13:39 EST

On Thu 13-10-16 15:24:54, Anshuman Khandual wrote:
> Which makes the function look like this. Even with these changes, MPOL_BIND is
> still going to pick up the local node's zonelist instead of the first node in
> policy->v.nodes nodemask. It completely ignores policy->v.nodes which it should
> not.

Not really. I have tried to explain earlier. We do not ignore policy
nodemask. This one comes from policy_nodemask. We start with the local
node but fallback to some of the nodes from the nodemask defined by the
Michal Hocko