lists.openwall.net   lists  /  announce  owl-users  owl-dev  john-users  john-dev  passwdqc-users  yescrypt  popa3d-users  /  oss-security  kernel-hardening  musl  sabotage  tlsify  passwords  /  crypt-dev  xvendor  /  Bugtraq  Full-Disclosure  linux-kernel  linux-netdev  linux-ext4  PHC 
Open Source and information security mailing list archives
 
Hash Suite: Windows password security audit tool. GUI, reports in PDF.
[<prev] [next>] [<thread-prev] [thread-next>] [day] [month] [year] [list]
Date:	Tue, 31 May 2011 20:43:14 -0400
From:	Christoph Hellwig <hch@...radead.org>
To:	Hugh Dickins <hughd@...gle.com>
Cc:	Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>,
	Chris Wilson <chris@...is-wilson.co.uk>,
	Keith Packard <keithp@...thp.com>,
	Dave Airlie <airlied@...hat.com>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-mm@...ck.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH 7/14] drm/i915: adjust to new truncate_range

>  	/* Our goal here is to return as much of the memory as
>  	 * is possible back to the system as we are called from OOM.
>  	 * To do this we must instruct the shmfs to drop all of its
> -	 * backing pages, *now*. Here we mirror the actions taken
> -	 * when by shmem_delete_inode() to release the backing store.
> +	 * backing pages, *now*.
>  	 */
>  	inode = obj->base.filp->f_path.dentry->d_inode;
> -	truncate_inode_pages(inode->i_mapping, 0);
>  	if (inode->i_op->truncate_range)
>  		inode->i_op->truncate_range(inode, 0, (loff_t)-1);
> +	else
> +		truncate_inode_pages(inode->i_mapping, 0);

Given that it relies on beeing on shmemfs it should just call it
directly.
--
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@...r.kernel.org
More majordomo info at  http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at  http://www.tux.org/lkml/

Powered by blists - more mailing lists