lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2006]   [Jun]   [23]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [PATCH] mm: tracking shared dirty pages -v10
On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 10:56:44AM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
>
>
> On Fri, 23 Jun 2006, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> >
> > I intent to make swap over NFS work next.
>
> Doesn't it work already? Is there some throttling that doesn't work?

With the current code it definitly doesn't. The swap code calls ->bmap
to do block mappings at swapon time and then uses bios directly. This
obviously can't work on anything but blockdevice-based filesystems.
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2006-06-23 20:47    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans