16G related patches for stable kernel 2.6.27 - Kernel

This is a discussion on 16G related patches for stable kernel 2.6.27 - Kernel ; Please consider the following patches for the 2.6.27 stable tree. The first two allow a powerpc machine with more then 2 numa nodes to boot when 16G pages are enabled. The third one allows a powerpc machine to boot if ...

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  1. 16G related patches for stable kernel 2.6.27

    Please consider the following patches for the 2.6.27 stable tree.

    The first two allow a powerpc machine with more then 2 numa nodes
    to boot when 16G pages are enabled. The third one allows a powerpc
    machine to boot if using 16G pages and the mem= boot param.

    thanks,
    Jon


    powerpc: Reserve in bootmem lmb reserved regions that cross NUMA nodes
    commit 8f64e1f2d1e09267ac926e15090fd505c1c0cbcb
    powerpc/numa: Make memory reserve code more robust
    commit e81703724a966120ace6504c993bda9e084cbf3e
    powerpc: Don't use a 16G page if beyond mem= limits
    commit 4792adbac9eb41cea77a45ab76258ea10d411173



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  2. Re: [stable] 16G related patches for stable kernel 2.6.27

    On Wed, Oct 29, 2008 at 03:56:56PM -0500, Jon Tollefson wrote:
    > Please consider the following patches for the 2.6.27 stable tree.
    >
    > The first two allow a powerpc machine with more then 2 numa nodes
    > to boot when 16G pages are enabled. The third one allows a powerpc
    > machine to boot if using 16G pages and the mem= boot param.
    >
    > thanks,
    > Jon
    >
    >
    > powerpc: Reserve in bootmem lmb reserved regions that cross NUMA nodes
    > commit 8f64e1f2d1e09267ac926e15090fd505c1c0cbcb
    > powerpc/numa: Make memory reserve code more robust
    > commit e81703724a966120ace6504c993bda9e084cbf3e
    > powerpc: Don't use a 16G page if beyond mem= limits
    > commit 4792adbac9eb41cea77a45ab76258ea10d411173


    I've queued up all of these.

    thanks,

    greg k-h
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