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    SubjectRe: 2.6.17-rc1-mm1
    Bjorn Helgaas wrote:
    > On Wednesday 05 April 2006 15:17, Luck, Tony wrote:
    >> On Wed, Apr 05, 2006 at 10:15:34AM -0600, Bjorn Helgaas wrote:

    > [PATCH] vgacon: make VGA_MAP_MEM take size, remove extra use
    > VGA_MAP_MEM translates to ioremap() on some architectures. It
    > makes sense to do this to vga_vram_base, because we're going to
    > access memory between vga_vram_base and vga_vram_end.
    > But it doesn't really make sense to map starting at vga_vram_end,
    > because we aren't going to access memory starting there. On ia64,
    > which always has to be different, ioremapping vga_vram_end gives
    > you something completely incompatible with ioremapped vga_vram_start,
    > so vga_vram_size ends up being nonsense.
    > As a bonus, we often know the size up front, so we can use ioremap()
    > correctly, rather than giving it a zero size.

    I definitely prefer this patch.

    > Signed-off-by: Bjorn Helgaas <>
    Acked-by: Antonino Daplas <>

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