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SubjectRe: [RFC] Arch option to touch newly allocated pages
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By author: Jeff Dike <>
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> The other reason I don't like this is that, at some point, I'd like to
> start thinking about userspace cooperating with the kernel on memory
> management. UML looks like a perfect place to start since it's essentially
> identical to the host making it easier for the two to bargain over memory.
> Having UML react sanely to unbacked pages is a step in that direction, having
> UML preemptively grab all the memory it could ever use isn't.

Until you can come up with a sane application for it, this is just

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