[ adding Alex ]
On Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 12:29 AM, Michal Hocko <mhocko(a)kernel.org> wrote:
On Mon 23-07-18 09:15:32, Dave Hansen wrote:
> On 07/23/2018 04:09 AM, Michal Hocko wrote:
> > On Thu 19-07-18 11:41:10, Dave Hansen wrote:
> >> Are you looking for the actual end-user reports? This was more of a
> >> case of the customer plugging in some persistent memory DIMMs, noticing
> >> the boot delta and calling the folks who sold them the DIMMs (Intel).
> > But this doesn't sound like something to rush a solution for in the
> > upcoming merge windown, does it?
> No, we should not rush it. We'll try to rework it properly.
Thanks a lot Dave! I definitely do not mean to block this at all. I just
really do not like to have the code even more cluttered than we have
I'm back from vacation. I owe you an apology I was entirely too
prickly on this thread, and the vacation cool-off-time was much
I come back to see that Alex has found a trove of low hanging fruit to
speed up ZONE_DEVICE init and ditch most of the complication I was
pushing. I'll let him chime in on the direction he wants to take this.