2.6.24-rc8-mm1: powerpc oopses
mpm at selenic.com
Sat Jan 19 04:33:12 EST 2008
On Fri, 2008-01-18 at 18:23 +0100, Mariusz Kozlowski wrote:
> > > Do we need `offset' at all?
> > Looks like no.
> > I wonder if there's a good argument for adding a pte_offset_val() which
> > would let us do:
> > pteval = pte_offset_val(pmd, addr);
> > and shrink the map/unmap window and overhead here and possibly
> > elsewhere?
> > Anyway, updated but still untested patch now with revealing comment:
> I patched the ppc32 kernel with this and run tests on /proc.
> This patch helps. No more BUGs and oopses :)
Thanks, Andrew's already queued it up.
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