On Thu 19-07-18 11:41:10, Dave Hansen wrote:
On 07/18/2018 05:05 AM, Michal Hocko wrote:
> On Tue 17-07-18 10:32:32, Dan Williams wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 17, 2018 at 8:50 AM Michal Hocko <mhocko(a)kernel.org> wrote:
>>> Is there any reason that this work has to target the next merge window?
>>> The changelog is not really specific about that.
>> Same reason as any other change in this space, hardware availability
>> continues to increase. These patches are a direct response to end user
>> reports of unacceptable init latency with current kernels.
> Do you have any reference please?
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?