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    SubjectRe: [BUGFIX] NULL pointer dereference in __vm_enough_memory()
    On Sat, Aug 11, 2007 at 11:31:09PM +0530, Balbir Singh wrote:
    > Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > On Sat, 11 Aug 2007 20:00:12 +0530 "Balbir Singh" <balbir@linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
    > >>>
    > >> Shouldn't we just not stop vm accounting for kernel threads?
    > >>
    > >
    > > Could be. It'd help heaps if we knew which patch in -mm caused
    > > this, but from a quick peek it seems to me that mainline should be
    > > vulnerable as well.
    >
    > Thats a valid point. It would be interesting to see what the overcommit
    > setting was, when the panic occurred.

    FYI, I do have nondefault overcommit settings:

    vm.overcommit_memory = 2
    vm.lowmem_reserve_ratio = 1 1

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