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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] x86: hold mm->page_table_lock while doing vmalloc_sync
     On 10/21/2010 02:26 PM, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    > On 10/21/2010 02:06 PM, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
    >> Ping? Have you had any thoughts about possible x86-64 problems with this?
    >>
    >> Thanks,
    >> J
    > I didn't find any, so I already committed your patch to tip:x86/mm two
    > days ago.

    Oh, thanks! I didn't see the tip commit.

    > Now, it's worth noting that Linus has asked us to get rid of
    > vmalloc_sync_all() completely, which would be a good thing in the longer
    > term.

    Fine by me.

    J


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