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From: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org>
To: "prakash.sangappa" <prakash.sangappa@oracle.com>
Cc: Dave Hansen <dave.hansen@intel.com>,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org, linux-mm@kvack.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH RFC] hugetlbfs 'noautofill' mount option
Date: Tue, 9 May 2017 01:58:25 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20170509085825.GB32555@infradead.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <476ea1b6-36d1-bc86-fa99-b727e3c2650d@oracle.com>

On Mon, May 08, 2017 at 03:12:42PM -0700, prakash.sangappa wrote:
> Regarding #3 as a general feature, do we want to
> consider this and the complexity associated with the
> implementation?

We have to.  Given that no one has exclusive access to hugetlbfs
a mount option is fundamentally the wrong interface.

  reply	other threads:[~2017-05-09  8:58 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <326e38dd-b4a8-e0ca-6ff7-af60e8045c74@oracle.com>
2017-05-01 18:00 ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-02 10:53   ` Anshuman Khandual
2017-05-02 16:07     ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-02 21:32   ` Dave Hansen
2017-05-02 23:34     ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-02 23:43       ` Dave Hansen
2017-05-03 19:02         ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-08  5:57           ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-08 15:58           ` Dave Hansen
2017-05-08 22:12             ` prakash.sangappa
2017-05-09  8:58               ` Christoph Hellwig [this message]
2017-05-09 20:59                 ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-05-16 16:51                   ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-06-16 13:15                   ` Andrea Arcangeli
2017-06-20 23:35                     ` Prakash Sangappa
2017-06-27 20:57                       ` Prakash Sangappa

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