Discontiguous Memory

Arnd Bergmann arnd at arndb.de
Sat Sep 16 09:24:57 EST 2006

Am Friday 15 September 2006 22:22 schrieb jbahr:
> Are this really a problem or is there kernel provision for the PPC for
> discontiguous real memory DRAM space?
> Any comments would be VERY appreciated.

You probably want to enable the CONFIG_ARCH_SPARSEMEM_ENABLE
option, which is currently dependant on CONFIG_PPC64.

Look in the early_init_dt_scan_memory function (arch/powerpc/kernel/prom.c)
for how to layout the "memory" nodes in your device tree.

	Arnd <><

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