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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 01/25] Replace __alloc_pages_internal() with __alloc_pages_nodemask()
    Mel Gorman wrote:
    > __alloc_pages_internal is the core page allocator function but
    > essentially it is an alias of __alloc_pages_nodemask. Naming a publicly
    > available and exported function "internal" is also a big ugly. This
    > patch renames __alloc_pages_internal() to __alloc_pages_nodemask() and
    > deletes the old nodemask function.
    > Warning - This patch renames an exported symbol. No kernel driver is
    > affected by external drivers calling __alloc_pages_internal() should
    > change the call to __alloc_pages_nodemask() without any alteration of
    > parameters.
    > Signed-off-by: Mel Gorman <>
    > Reviewed-by: Christoph Lameter <>

    Reviewed-by: Pekka Enberg <>

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