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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 08/10] NOTIFIER: Take over TIF_MCE_NOTIFY and implement task return notifier
    On Thu, Jun 09, 2011 at 05:36:42PM -0400, Luck, Tony wrote:
    > From: Tony Luck <tony.luck@intel.com>
    >
    > Existing user return notifier mechanism is designed to catch a specific
    > cpu just as it returns to run any task in user mode. We also need a
    > machanism to catch a specific task.

    Why do we need that? I mean, in the remaining patches we end up either
    running memory_failure() or sending signals to a task. Can't we do it
    all in the user return notifier and not have a different notifier for
    each policy?

    Thanks.

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