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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Physical Memory Management [0/1]
    Michaâ Nazarewicz <> writes:
    > The idea here is that there are n hardware accelerators, each
    > can operate on 1MiB blocks (to simplify assume that's the case).

    You could just define a hugepage size for that and use hugetlbfs
    with a few changes to map in pages with multiple PTEs.
    It supports boot time reservation and is a well established

    On x86 that would give 2MB units, on other architectures whatever
    you prefer.


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