RFC on mem_pieces to LMB work
linuxppc at jdl.com
Thu Sep 29 12:15:29 EST 2005
How would you like to accept some work on converting
mem_pieces to LMB?
1) Add LMB to ppc32.
Convert users of mem_pieces to LMB in ppc32.
Rip mem_pieces out.
Later merging will go easier now that mem_pieces is toast.
2) Introduce LMB into arch/powerpc/mm/
Rip mem_pieces out of arch/powerpc/mm
As platforms are added to arch/powerpc force LMB-ness on them.
3) Move a platform (MPC 8555 CDS) to arch/powerpc
Make it build in arch/powerpc
Accept incremental patches that convert it from mem_pieces to LMB
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