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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Fixes for prep_zero_page
    On Sun, 9 Jan 2005, Chris Wright wrote:

    > * Zwane Mwaikambo ( wrote:
    > > On Sun, 9 Jan 2005, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > > Can't we simply move the page zeroing to the very end of __alloc_pages()?
    > >
    > > Ok, i've changed that bit to something like;
    > I did it the other way around, and moved kernel_map_pages to prep_new_page
    > so it's called before zeroing to keep that with the other prep bits
    > in buffered_rmqueue. Made sense to me that kernel_map_pages is part of
    > prepping a new page, but this isn't my area, so I could be way off ;-)
    > It works for me with DEBUG_PAGEALLOC enabled.

    A lot more digestible than my offering ;)

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