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    SubjectRe: [Suspend2][ 07/13] [Suspend2] Page_alloc paranoia.

    On Tuesday 27 June 2006 16:11, Nick Piggin wrote:
    > Nigel Cunningham wrote:
    > > Add paranoia to the page_alloc code to ensure we don't start page reclaim
    > > during suspending.
    > Nack. Set PF_MEMALLOC if you must.

    That would work for the thread doing the suspending. What about other kernel
    threads that might run and allocate memory during the cycle because of
    $RANDOM_EVENT? We don't want them triggering memory freeing either.


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