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SubjectRe: 2.6.22-rc1-mm1 huge pages VM freeze (maybe?)
Nish Aravamudan wrote:
> On 7/31/07, Randy Dunlap <> wrote:
>> On Tue, 31 Jul 2007 15:44:21 -0600 Zan Lynx wrote:
>>> I was playing with huge pages and libhugetlbfs. Small programs like
>>> "ls" work fine. I tried running Evolution through libhugetlbfs and the
>>> system slowly stops running. One interesting thing is the "ps" command,
>>> it gets stuck like this:
>> Do you mean 2.6.22-rc1-mm1 or 2.6.23-rc1-mm1?
>> There was a hugepage problem fixed very recently, in 2.6.23-rc1 IIRC.
> Actually fixed just after 2.6.23-rc1:
> git describe 5ab3ee7b1cd5c91eb2272764f9d7d1fe4749681e
> v2.6.23-rc1-14-g5ab3ee7

Looks to me like Andrew included Ken's patch in his rc1-mm1 anyway,
so that shouldn't be the issue. Or did I not read mm/hugetlb.c correctly?

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