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    SubjectRe: [patch] voluntary-preempt-2.6.8.1-P1
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    On Mon, 2004-08-16 at 20:14, Florian Schmidt wrote:
    > On Mon, 16 Aug 2004 06:05:15 +0200
    > Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> wrote:
    >
    > >
    > > * Lee Revell <rlrevell@joe-job.com> wrote:
    > >
    > > > Anyway, the change to sched.c fixes the mlockall bug, it works
    > > > perfectly now. Thanks!
    > >
    > > great! This fix also means that we've got one more lock-break in the
    > > ext3 journalling code and one more lock-break in dcache.c. I've
    > > released-P1 with the fix included:
    > >
    > > http://redhat.com/~mingo/voluntary-preempt/voluntary-preempt-2.6.8.1-P1
    >
    > Hi,
    >
    > i don't know if this was mentioned before, but i sometimes see traces
    > like this where half the entries are "preempt_schedule
    > (copy_page_range)". I just wanted to ask if this is normal and expected
    > behaviour.
    >

    Yes, Ingo identified an issue with copy_page_range, I don't think it's
    fixed yet. See the voluntary-preempt-2.6.8.1-P0 thread.

    Lee

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