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SubjectRe: [PATCH RFC] x86: add brk allocation for very, very early allocations
Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
>> This reminds me... is your intent that the BRK is permanent (unless
>> explicitly freed on a page by page basis) or part of the init memory
>> that is flushed?
> Permanent. I'm using it to allocate things which are the moral
> equivalent of the kernel pagetables.

Cool; just wanted it noted what the rules were. Even more so the reason
to fold as many possible uses as possible into this new mechanism.


P.S. Could you send me the updates to the dom0 patches you said you had?

H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
I work for Intel. I don't speak on their behalf.

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