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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/2] Fixes for hugetlbfs-related problems on shared memory

    * Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> wrote:

    > On Wed, 27 May 2009 12:12:27 +0100
    > Mel Gorman <mel@csn.ul.ie> wrote:
    >
    > > The following two patches are required to fix problems reported by
    > > starlight@binnacle.cx. The tests cases both involve two processes interacting
    > > with shared memory segments backed by hugetlbfs.
    >
    > Thanks.
    >
    > Both of these address
    > http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=13302, yes? I added
    > that info to the changelogs, to close the loop.
    >
    > Ingo, I'd propose merging both these together rather than routing
    > one via the x86 tree, OK?

    sure.

    > Question is: when? Are we confident enough to merge it into
    > 2.6.30 now, or should we hold off for 2.6.30.1? I guess we have a
    > week or more, and if the changes do break something, we can fix
    > that in 2.6.30.1 ;)

    With an Acked-by from Hugh i feel pretty confident about it - and as
    long as it get into -rc8 i think we should do it in .30.

    Ingo


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