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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Add maintainer for memory management
    On Mon, 24 Jul 2006 00:01:47 -0400 Steven Rostedt wrote:

    > I recently realized that there's no listing of a memory management
    > maintainer in the MAINTAINERS file. And didn't know about
    > linux-mm@kvack.org before Ingo enlightened me. So I've decided to add
    > one. Since Christoph is the first person to come in my mind as the
    > proper maintainer, (and I haven't asked him if he wants this title :)
    > I'll let him either add others to the list, or replace his name
    > altogether.
    >
    > (I also used the email that he had in slab.c)
    >
    > Note: If someone else is more likely the person than Christoph, don't be
    > offended that I didn't choose you. It's just that Christoph has
    > responded the most whenever I mention anything about memory. So I chose
    > that as my criteria, than looking at who submits the most memory
    > patches.
    >
    > -- Steve
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Steven Rostedt <rostedt@goodmis.org>
    >
    > Index: linux-2.6.18-rc2/MAINTAINERS
    > ===================================================================
    > --- linux-2.6.18-rc2.orig/MAINTAINERS 2006-07-23 23:32:13.000000000 -0400
    > +++ linux-2.6.18-rc2/MAINTAINERS 2006-07-23 23:34:10.000000000 -0400
    > @@ -1884,6 +1884,12 @@ S: linux-scsi@vger.kernel.org
    > W: http://megaraid.lsilogic.com
    > S: Maintained
    >
    > +MEMORY MANAGEMENT
    > +P: Christoph Lameter
    > +M: christoph@lameter.com
    > +L: linux-mm@kvack.org
    > +S: Maintained
    > +

    Christoph L. is very NUMA & big-iron focused. He also breaks
    things (at least builds if not working code) a bit too often IMO.

    Andrew, Nick, Peter Zijlstra, Pekka, Manfred, Hugh Dickins
    are all a better choice IMO. However, if Andrew & Linus want
    to merge that one...

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    ~Randy
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