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    SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH 1/3] contigous big page allocator
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    KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <kamezawa.hiroyu@jp.fujitsu.com> writes:
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    > What this wants to do:
    > allocates a contiguous chunk of pages larger than MAX_ORDER.
    > for device drivers (camera? etc..)

    I think to really move forward you need a concrete use case
    actually implemented in tree.

    > My intention is not for allocating HUGEPAGE(> MAX_ORDER).

    I still believe using this for 1GB pages would be one of the more
    interesting use cases.

    -Andi

    --
    ak@linux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only.


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