[PATCH v2 0/5] mm: Enable CONFIG_NODES_SPAN_OTHER_NODES by default for NUMA

Michal Hocko mhocko at kernel.org
Tue Jul 30 18:14:15 AEST 2019

[Sorry for a late reply]

On Mon 15-07-19 17:55:07, Hoan Tran OS wrote:
> Hi,
> On 7/12/19 10:00 PM, Michal Hocko wrote:
> > Hmm, I thought this was selectable. But I am obviously wrong here.
> > Looking more closely, it seems that this is indeed only about
> > __early_pfn_to_nid and as such not something that should add a config
> > symbol. This should have been called out in the changelog though.
> Yes, do you have any other comments about my patch?

Not really. Just make sure to explicitly state that
CONFIG_NODES_SPAN_OTHER_NODES is only about __early_pfn_to_nid and that
doesn't really deserve it's own config and can be pulled under NUMA.

> > Also while at it, does HAVE_MEMBLOCK_NODE_MAP fall into a similar
> > bucket? Do we have any NUMA architecture that doesn't enable it?
> > 
> As I checked with arch Kconfig files, there are 2 architectures, riscv 
> and microblaze, do not support NUMA but enable this config.
> And 1 architecture, alpha, supports NUMA but does not enable this config.

Care to have a look and clean this up please?

Michal Hocko

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