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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] shm: Fix the filename of hugetlb sysv shared memory
    Badari Pulavarty <> writes:

    > No. You still need my patch to fix the current breakage.


    > This patch makes hugetlbfs also use same naming convention as regular shmem for
    > its
    > name. This is not absolutely needed, its a nice to have. Currently, user space
    > tools
    > can't depend on the filename alone, since its not unique (based on kry).

    Exactly. My patch is an additional fix/cleanup to bring the hugetlbfs
    shm segments as close to their normal counterparts as I can.

    pmap still won't recognize them as shm segments (different block device
    minor number) but otherwise they are now presented identically with
    normal shm segments.

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