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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Kconfig: CONFIG_UNEVICTABLE_LRU move into EMBEDDED submenu
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    Hi, Andi.

    On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 8:38 PM, Andi Kleen <andi@firstfloor.org> wrote:
    >> In past days, I proposed this. but Minchan found this config bloat kernel 7kb
    >> and he claim embedded guys should have selectable chance. I agreed it.
    >
    > Well there's lots of code in the kernel and 7k doesn't seem worth bothering.
    > If you just save two pages of memory somewhere you can save more.
    >
    >> Is this enough explanation?
    >
    > It's not a very good one.
    >
    > I would propose to just remove it or at least hide it completely
    > and only make it dependent on CONFIG_MMU inside Kconfig.

    I thought this feature don't have a big impact on embedded.
    At First, 7K is not important but as time goes by, it could be huge
    with very small size feature for server or desktop.

    So I wanted to add it with optionally. :)

    In future, embedded also have a big ram then we can remove optional
    config completely, I think.


    > -Andi
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