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    SubjectRe: x86_64: 2.6.14-rc4 swiotlb broken
    On Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 11:53:54AM +0200, Andi Kleen wrote:
    > On Monday 17 October 2005 11:50, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > >
    > > This is an ia64 patch - what point was there in testing it on an x460?
    > >
    > > Is something missing here?
    > x86-64 shares that code with ia64.
    > The patch is actually not quite correct - in theory node 0 could be too small
    > to contain the full swiotlb bounce buffers.

    Good point. I missed that possibility.

    > The real fix would be to get rid of the pgdata lists and just walk the
    > node_online_map on bootmem.c. The memory hotplug guys have
    > a patch pending for this.

    Yes, I just saw Yasunori-san's patch. Would that be merged for 2.6.14?
    'Cause 2.6.14 is broken as of now for x86_64 boxes with more than 4G ram.

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