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From: "Kirill A. Shutemov" <kirill@shutemov.name>
To: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@gmail.com>
Cc: "Ian Rogers" <irogers@google.com>,
	"Rik van Riel" <riel@redhat.com>,
	linux-man@vger.kernel.org, LKML <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	linux-mm@kvack.org, linux-api@vger.kernel.org, nilal@redhat.com,
	"Florian Weimer" <fweimer@redhat.com>,
	"Colm MacCártaigh" <colm@allcosts.net>,
	"Mike Kravetz" <mike.kravetz@oracle.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] proc.5: add "wf" to VmFlags in /proc/[pid]/smaps
Date: Mon, 25 May 2020 17:59:06 +0300
Message-ID: <20200525145906.e5xfzmj6hvl7t4fg@box> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1edcb7ac-bc5f-b9ec-a037-656005ae85e3@gmail.com>

On Mon, May 25, 2020 at 03:50:38PM +0200, Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) wrote:
> On 5/22/20 1:13 AM, Ian Rogers wrote:
> > On Thu, May 21, 2020 at 3:25 PM Ian Rogers <irogers@google.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> This patch documents a flag added in the following kernel commit:
> >>
> >> commit d2cd9ede6e193dd7d88b6d27399e96229a551b19
> >> Author: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com>
> >> Date:   Wed Sep 6 16:25:15 2017 -0700
> >>
> >>     mm,fork: introduce MADV_WIPEONFORK
> >>
> >> This was already documented in man2/madvise.2 in the commit:
> >>
> >> commit c0c4f6c29c494c466f3a2a6273c5b55b76a72927
> >> Author: Rik van Riel <riel@redhat.com>
> >> Date:   Tue Sep 19 20:32:00 2017 +0200
> >>
> >>     madvise.2: Document MADV_WIPEONFORK and MADV_KEEPONFORK
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Ian Rogers <irogers@google.com>
> > 
> > Doing a quick audit of fs/proc/task_mmu.c having noticed this flag was
> > missing I note:
> >  - "mp" isn't documented, only possible with INTEL_MPX
> >  - "nl" is documented but not present in show_smap_vma_flags
> >  - "um" and "uw" aren't documented
> 
> I took a shot at fixing these:
> 
> 
>              mp  - MPX-specific VMA (x86, since Linux 3.19)

This one is gone. The patch to remove leftovers of MPX is linux-next.

-- 
 Kirill A. Shutemov

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Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-05-21 22:25 Ian Rogers
2020-05-21 23:13 ` Ian Rogers
2020-05-25 13:50   ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-05-25 14:59     ` Kirill A. Shutemov [this message]
2020-05-25 18:50       ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)
2020-05-25 13:48 ` Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)

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