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    SubjectRe: memleaks, acpi + ext4 + tty
    On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 5:26 PM, Eric Paris<eparis@redhat.com> wrote:
    > On Mon, 2009-08-31 at 16:54 -0700, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
    >> On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 1:02 PM, Luis R. Rodriguez<mcgrof@gmail.com> wrote:
    >> > On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 12:47 PM, John W.
    >> > Linville<linville@tuxdriver.com> wrote:
    >> >> On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 12:43:01PM -0700, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
    >> >>> On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 12:33 PM, John W.
    >> >>> Linville<linville@tuxdriver.com> wrote:
    >> >>
    >> >>> > My guess is that the culprit is between
    >> >>> > v2.6.31-rc8 and whatever is at the head of linux-2.6-allstable.
    >> >>>
    >> >>> But the issue is *not* in linux-2.6-allstable, it is only present on
    >> >>> wireless-testing, and I went as far back as merge-2009-08-28. I was
    >> >>> using whatever tag was available prior to you moving to rc8, and that
    >> >>> worked.
    >> >>
    >> >> OK, then I can only guess that something went wrong in your bisection
    >> >> (e.g. dirty build, something not marked properly, etc).
    >> >
    >> > Well so remember I did a clean git clone of wireless-testing and the
    >> > issue was still there, but I determined just now it seems rc8 from
    >> > Linus does indeed also have the issue. For some reason the issue was
    >> > not present on hpa's rc8 on linux-2.6-allstable. Will double check on
    >> > that again.
    >>
    >> OK so hpa's tree just had all of Linus' stuff pulled, not just rc8. It
    >> turns out Eric Paris' inotify patches are required to fix 2.6.31-rc8
    >> for me.. I tested just one patch and it fixed my bootup lag:
    >>
    >> http://git.infradead.org/users/eparis/notify.git/commit/b962e7312ae87006aed6f68ceee94bdf8db08338
    >>
    >> FWIW for that patch:
    >>
    >> Tested-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <lrodriguez@atheros.com>
    >>
    >> So -- you if you're like me and had issues with bootup lag on
    >> wireless-testing, you can probably fix your wireless-testing by
    >> pulling his patches:
    >>
    >> git pull git://git.infradead.org/users/eparis/notify.git for-linus
    >>
    >> I saw Linus had some other fixes but I'll wait for rc9 for that as my
    >> box seems reasonably stable right now.
    >
    > Yes, -rc8 broke pretty badly for a number of people.  Linus did pull all
    > of the fixes that I know of.  I wouldn't suggest pulling just that one
    > commit.  All 3 of the post -rc8 patches in my tree fix -rc8
    > regressions   :(

    Thanks, the note -- so I guess best is to just pull from Linus ontop
    of wireless-testing.

    Luis
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