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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 08/10] vmscan: isolated_lru_pages() stop neighbour search if neighbour cannot be isolated
    On Mon,  6 Sep 2010 11:47:31 +0100
    Mel Gorman <> wrote:

    > From: KOSAKI Motohiro <>
    > isolate_lru_pages() does not just isolate LRU tail pages, but also isolate
    > neighbour pages of the eviction page. The neighbour search does not stop even
    > if neighbours cannot be isolated which is excessive as the lumpy reclaim will
    > no longer result in a successful higher order allocation. This patch stops
    > the PFN neighbour pages if an isolation fails and moves on to the next block.
    > Signed-off-by: KOSAKI Motohiro <>
    > Signed-off-by: Mel Gorman <>

    Reviewed-by: KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <>

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