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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] regression: vmalloc easily fail.
    Nick Piggin wrote:
    > Right... that was to add a guard page like the old vmalloc allocator.
    > vmallocs still add their extra page too, so most of them will have
    > a 2 page guard area, but I didn't think this would hurt significantly.
    > I'm not against the patch, but I wonder exactly what is filling it up
    > and how? (can you look at the vmalloc proc function to find out?

    Maybe we're allocating two guard pages, but freeing only one?

    I have a truly marvellous patch that fixes the bug which this
    signature is too narrow to contain.

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