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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86: Find offset for crashkernel reservation automatically
    * ebiederm@xmission.com (Eric W. Biederman) [2008-06-27 11:00]:
    > Bernhard Walle <bwalle@suse.de> writes:
    >
    > > Ah, that's true. Only on x86, right? (That would be an alternative for
    > > ia64, too ...)
    > >
    > > But in general policy should go in userspace (if possible), so I agree
    > > with you that kexec-tools can handle that.
    >
    > At a quick skim the patch looks good. I thought I had initially implemented
    > the code to work this way but apparently in all of the churn that aspect of it
    > got lost.
    >
    > Let's start with trying to allocate the memory as low as possible for
    > a crash kernel (I think you are already doing that).

    Yes, in 95 % of the cases the crashkernel still gets reserved at 16M.



    Bernhard
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    Bernhard Walle, SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Architecture Development


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