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Date:	Fri, 11 May 2007 09:15:58 -0700 (PDT)
From:	Christoph Lameter <>
To:	William Lee Irwin III <>
cc:	Andrew Morton <>, Andi Kleen <>,
	Hugh Dickins <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>,
Subject: Re: slub-i386-support.patch

On Fri, 11 May 2007, William Lee Irwin III wrote:

> My summary:
> (1) The patch is safe-as is, though it should move its hook elsewhere.
> (2) Scribbling on the memory still irks me but is safe.
> (3) I should redo the i386 pgd updates to suck less.
> (4) Christoph might let me change quicklists to use struct page pointers.

I am fine with you working on it. You just need to coordinate with the 7 
or so arches that are now using quicklists.

> Christoph wants to update the core quicklist code or have me update
> it according to the cached precomputed value scheme I outlined in a
> prior post before its initial merge. I'll prepare all the patches for
> comment regardless.

I am fine with you updating the quicklist code since I have currently no 
plans on doing more there. Just be sure to coordinate with all quicklists 
users please.
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