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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/6] memcg: replace unsigned long by u64 to avoid overflow
On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 05:03:39PM +0800, Wanpeng Li wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 10:15:14AM +0200, Johannes Weiner wrote:
> >On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 02:15:34PM +0800, Wanpeng Li wrote:
> >> From: Wanpeng Li <liwp@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
> >>
> >> Since the return value variable in mem_cgroup_zone_nr_lru_pages and
> >> mem_cgroup_node_nr_lru_pages functions are u64, so replace the return
> >> value of funtions by u64 to avoid overflow.
> >
> >I wonder what 16 TB of memory must think running on a 32-bit kernel...
> >"What is this, an address space for ants?"
>
> Hi Johannes,
>
> You mean change all u64 in memcg to unsigned long? or something I
> miss....

Not _all_ of them, we have some that count bytes. But those counting
pages should probably be ulong, yes.

I think Kame added the ones that you wanted to adjust the surroundings
for in particular, so let's ask him. Kame?


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