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Date:	Sun, 8 Nov 2009 07:45:14 -0800
From:	Jesse Barnes <jbarnes@...tuousgeek.org>
To:	Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu>
Cc:	Takashi Iwai <tiwai@...e.de>, Jan Beulich <JBeulich@...ell.com>,
	tglx@...utronix.de, hpa@...or.com, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH, v3] x86: Adjust GFP mask handling for coherent
 allocations

On Sun, 8 Nov 2009 12:12:14 +0100
Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu> wrote:

> 
> * Takashi Iwai <tiwai@...e.de> wrote:
> 
> > At Wed, 04 Nov 2009 12:28:39 +0000,
> > Jan Beulich wrote:
> > > 
> > > Rather than forcing GFP flags and DMA mask to be inconsistent, GFP
> > > flags should be determined even for the fallback device through
> > > dma_alloc_coherent_mask()/dma_alloc_coherent_gfp_flags(). This
> > > restores 64-bit behavior as it was prior to commits
> > > 8965eb19386fdf5ccd0ef8b02593eb8560aa3416 and
> > > 4a367f3a9dbf2e7ffcee4702203479809236ee6e (not sure why there are
> > > two of them), where GFP_DMA was forced on for 32-bit, but not for
> > > 64-bit, with the slight adjustment that afaict even 32-bit
> > > doesn't need this without CONFIG_ISA.
> > > 
> > > Signed-off-by: Jan Beulich <jbeulich@...ell.com>
> > > Cc: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@...e.de>
> > 
> > Acked-by: Takashi Iwai <tiwai@...e.de>
> 
> Jesse, mind picking this up for .32?
> 
> I've attached below a slightly cleaned up version of the patch, with 
> Takashi's ack added.

Sure, I just stuffed it into my for-linus tree, I'll send a pull req on
Monday or Tuesday.

Thanks,
-- 
Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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