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Date:   Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:35:03 +0800
From:   Wei Wang <wei.w.wang@...el.com>
To:     virtio-dev@...ts.oasis-open.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        qemu-devel@...gnu.org, virtualization@...ts.linux-foundation.org,
        kvm@...r.kernel.org, linux-mm@...ck.org, mst@...hat.com,
        david@...hat.com, dave.hansen@...el.com, cornelia.huck@...ibm.com,
        akpm@...ux-foundation.org, mgorman@...hsingularity.net,
        aarcange@...hat.com, amit.shah@...hat.com, pbonzini@...hat.com,
        wei.w.wang@...el.com, liliang.opensource@...il.com
Subject: [PATCH v9 0/5] Extend virtio-balloon for fast (de)inflating & fast live migration

This patch series implements two optimizations:
1) transfer pages in chuncks between the guest and host;
2) transfer the guest unused pages to the host so that they
can be skipped to migrate in live migration.

Changes:
v8->v9:
1) Split the two new features, VIRTIO_BALLOON_F_BALLOON_CHUNKS and
VIRTIO_BALLOON_F_MISC_VQ, which were mixed together in the previous
implementation;
2) Simpler function to get the free page block.

v7->v8:
1) Use only one chunk format, instead of two.
2) re-write the virtio-balloon implementation patch.
3) commit changes
4) patch re-org

Liang Li (1):
  virtio-balloon: deflate via a page list

Wei Wang (4):
  virtio-balloon: VIRTIO_BALLOON_F_BALLOON_CHUNKS
  mm: function to offer a page block on the free list
  mm: export symbol of next_zone and first_online_pgdat
  virtio-balloon: VIRTIO_BALLOON_F_MISC_VQ

 drivers/virtio/virtio_balloon.c     | 615 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++---
 include/linux/mm.h                  |   3 +
 include/uapi/linux/virtio_balloon.h |  21 ++
 mm/mmzone.c                         |   2 +
 mm/page_alloc.c                     |  87 +++++
 5 files changed, 678 insertions(+), 50 deletions(-)

-- 
2.7.4

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