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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] use oom_killer_disabled in all oom pathes
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    On Tue, Apr 26, 2011 at 10:57 AM, KOSAKI Motohiro
    <kosaki.motohiro@jp.fujitsu.com> wrote:
    >> oom_killer_disable should be a global switch, also fit for oom paths
    >> other than __alloc_pages_slowpath
    >>
    >> Here add it to mem_cgroup_handle_oom and pagefault_out_of_memory as well.
    >
    > Can you please explain more? Why should? Now oom_killer_disabled is used
    > only hibernation path. so, Why pagefault and memcg allocation will be happen?

    Indeed I'm using it in virtio balloon test, oom killer triggered when
    memory pressure is high.

    literally oom_killer_disabled scope should be global, isn't it?

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    Regards
    dave


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