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    SubjectRe: loading firmware while usermodehelper disabled.
    Am Dienstag, 3. Januar 2012, 01:44:07 schrieb Jack Stone:
    > >> Its a perfectly good idea but you still need the full memory
    > >requirement
    > >> during the suspend.
    > >
    > >Hm ... and we can't have memory type that "can be swapped-out, but must
    > >be
    > >loaded back before suspend" in kernel, right?
    > Nope. Kernel swapping is a big headache and Linux doesn't do it. The only thing we can do is drop any clean cache pages, but that has performance implications.

    There is however a notifier chain that is called early enough
    to still load stuff from disk so that the additional burden on memory
    would be used only when it might be needed.


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