[lkml]   [2011]   [Dec]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 04/11] mm: compaction: export some of the functions
>> On Mon, 12 Dec 2011 15:29:07 +0100, Mel Gorman <> wrote:
>>> Overall, this patch implies that CMA is always compiled in.

> On Mon, Dec 12, 2011 at 03:41:04PM +0100, Michal Nazarewicz wrote:
>> Not really. But yes, it produces some bloat when neither CMA nor
>> compaction are compiled. I assume that linker will be able to deal
>> with that (since the functions are not EXPORT_SYMBOL'ed).

On Mon, 12 Dec 2011 16:40:15 +0100, Mel Gorman <> wrote:
> The bloat exists either way. I don't believe the linker strips it out so
> overall it would make more sense to depend on compaction to keep the
> vmstat counters for debugging reasons if nothing else. It's not
> something I feel very strongly about though.

KK, I'll do that then.

Best regards, _ _
.o. | Liege of Serenely Enlightened Majesty of o' \,=./ `o
..o | Computer Science, Michał “mina86” Nazarewicz (o o)
ooo +----<email/xmpp:>--------------ooO--(_)--Ooo--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2011-12-12 16:49    [W:0.080 / U:1.732 seconds]
©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site