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    SubjectRe: 2.4.19pre8aa1 & vm-34: unresolved kmap_pagetable
    Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
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    > On Sat, May 04, 2002 at 11:30:31AM +1000, Eyal Lebedinsky wrote:
    > > Andrea Arcangeli wrote:
    > > >
    > > > Full patchkit:
    > > > http://www.us.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/andrea/kernels/v2.4/2.4.19pre8aa1.gz
    > >
    > > This is a new symbol introduced in -aa1. It ends up in drivers through
    > > new header definitions rather than by direct use.
    > >
    > > Should be exported?
    >
    > You should #include <linux/highmem.h> in those drivers .c files, then it
    > will compile, but that's not the right fix, you'd need to add the
    > pte_kunmap too or it would deadlock with highmem. The right fix is to
    > convert those drivers to vmalloc_to_page, then they will work flawlessy.

    Well, this may be a problem for NVdriver (a mostly binary only driver)
    which I use.

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    Eyal Lebedinsky (eyal@eyal.emu.id.au) <http://samba.org/eyal/>
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