Re: [PATCH 1/3 staging-next] android: Collect statistics from lowmemorykiller
From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Thu Feb 09 2017 - 15:30:59 EST
On Thu, Feb 09, 2017 at 08:26:41PM +0100, Michal Hocko wrote:
> On Thu 09-02-17 14:21:45, peter enderborg wrote:
> > This collects stats for shrinker calls and how much
> > waste work we do within the lowmemorykiller.
> This doesn't explain why do we need this information and who is going to
> use it. Not to mention it exports it in /proc which is considered a
> stable user API. This is a no-go, especially for something that is still
> lingering in the staging tree without any actuall effort to make it
> fully supported MM feature. I am actually strongly inclined to simply
> drop lmk from the tree completely.
I thought that someone was working to get the "native" mm features to
work properly with the lmk "feature" Do you recall if that work got
rejected, or just never happened?