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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] mm: get rid of __alloc_pages_high_priority
On 11/16/2015 02:22 PM, wrote:
> From: Michal Hocko <>
> __alloc_pages_high_priority doesn't do anything special other than it
> calls get_page_from_freelist and loops around GFP_NOFAIL allocation
> until it succeeds. It would be better if the first part was done in
> __alloc_pages_slowpath where we modify the zonelist because this would
> be easier to read and understand. Opencoding the function into its only
> caller allows to simplify it a bit as well.
> This patch doesn't introduce any functional changes.
> Signed-off-by: Michal Hocko <>

Acked-by: Vlastimil Babka <>

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