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From: Linus Torvalds <>
To: Nicholas Piggin <>
Cc: Dave Hansen <>,
	Bob Peterson <>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <>,
	Steven Whitehouse <>,
	Andrew Lutomirski <>,
	Andreas Gruenbacher <>,
	Peter Zijlstra <>,
	linux-mm <>,
	Mel Gorman <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] respin of PageWaiters patch
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2016 09:30:36 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Wed, Dec 21, 2016 at 7:19 AM, Nicholas Piggin <> wrote:
> Seeing as Mel said he would test it (and maybe Dave could as well), I
> will post my patches again. There was a couple of page flags bugs pointed
> out last time, which should be fixed.

So I already had Dave test the previous version, and the preliminary
data was good.

I guess we should just apply it. This is not improved by me dropping
it on the floor once more, and thinking that the problem is gone by
knowing that we can solve it.

But your respun patches don't have commit messages and sign-offs.. Hint hint


      parent reply	other threads:[~2016-12-21 17:30 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-12-21 15:19 Nicholas Piggin
2016-12-21 15:19 ` [PATCH 1/2] mm: Use owner_priv bit for PageSwapCache, valid when PageSwapBacked Nicholas Piggin
2016-12-22 19:55   ` Hugh Dickins
2016-12-25  1:00     ` Nicholas Piggin
2016-12-24 19:51   ` Linus Torvalds
2016-12-21 15:19 ` [PATCH 2/2] mm: add PageWaiters bit to indicate waitqueue should be checked Nicholas Piggin
2016-12-21 17:30 ` Linus Torvalds [this message]

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