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SubjectRe: divorce CONFIG_X86_PAE from CONFIG_HIGHMEM64G
William Lee Irwin III wrote:
> William Lee Irwin III wrote:
>>> !CONFIG_X86_PAE && CONFIG_HIGHMEM64G doesn't make sense and is not allowed
>>> by this patch. CONFIG_X86_PAE && !CONFIG_HIGHMEM64G works here.
>
>
> On Thu, Jun 07, 2007 at 08:38:22PM -0700, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
>> But what's the point?
>> If you're going to divorce these, at least do it in a way that makes
>> sense, specifically the two independent variables are PAE and HIGHMEM.
>> PAE and !HIGHMEM does make (some amount of) sense, due to no kmap overhead.
>
> Beg your pardon? Are you reading the patch description correctly?
>

I mean, with your patch CONFIG_HIGHMEM4G versus CONFIG_HIGHMEM64G really
don't make sense as separate selections anymore.

-hpa
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