Re: [PATCH v3 0/5] HWpoison: further fixes and cleanups

From: Aristeu Rozanski
Date: Wed Sep 16 2020 - 14:01:23 EST

On Wed, Sep 16, 2020 at 06:34:52PM +0200, osalvador@xxxxxxx wrote:
> Fat fingers, sorry:
> Ok, this is something different.
> The race you saw previously is kinda normal as there is a race window
> between spotting a freepage and taking it off the buddy freelists.
> The retry patch should help there.
> The issue you are seeing right here is due to the call to
> page_handle_poison in __soft_offline_page being wrong, as we pass
> hugepage_or_freepage = true inconditionally, which is wrong.
> I think it was caused during rebasing.
> Should be:

Tests passed with this patch on top of others.