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SubjectRe: [PATCH 12/24] HWPOISON: make it possible to unpoison pages
> Note that it may leak pages silently - those who have been removed from
> LRU cache, but not isolated from page cache/swap cache at hwpoison time.

It would be better if we could detect that somehow and at least warn.

> }
>
> +static int hwpoison_forget(void *data, u64 val)
> +{
> + if (!capable(CAP_SYS_ADMIN))
> + return -EPERM;
> +
> + return forget_memory_failure(val);
> +}
> +
> DEFINE_SIMPLE_ATTRIBUTE(hwpoison_fops, NULL, hwpoison_inject, "%lli\n");
> +DEFINE_SIMPLE_ATTRIBUTE(unpoison_fops, NULL, hwpoison_forget, "%lli\n");

I'll rename it to unpoison, not forget. I think that's a more clear
name.

-Andi


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