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    SubjectRe: VFS nr_files accounting
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    From: "David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>
    Date: Sat, 04 Mar 2006 14:22:02 -0800 (PST)

    > From: Dipankar Sarma <dipankar@in.ibm.com>
    > Date: Sat, 4 Mar 2006 19:47:17 +0530
    >
    > > Dave, there is a set of patches in -mm that may handle this
    > > better -
    > >
    > > http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.16-rc5/2.6.16-rc5-mm2/broken-out/rcu-batch-tuning.patch
    > > http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.16-rc5/2.6.16-rc5-mm2/broken-out/fix-file-counting.patch
    > > http://kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/akpm/patches/2.6/2.6.16-rc5/2.6.16-rc5-mm2/broken-out/fix-file-counting-fixes.patch
    > >
    > > Could you please try this in your setup ?
    > >
    > > The rcu-batch tuning patch provides automatic switching to
    > > process as many RCUs as possible if too many of them are queued.
    > > The file counting fixes count the file structures correctly.
    >
    > Thanks, I'll give these patches a spin.

    Sigh, this is going to take a while, because there are -mm
    dependencies in these patches such as percpu_counter_sum().

    I'll have to fish those out of -mm before I can start testing
    this.
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