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Date:   Wed, 8 Aug 2018 14:42:15 -0700
From:   Paul Burton <>
To:     Fancer's opinion <>,
        Mike Rapoport <>
Cc:     Linux-MIPS <>,
        Ralf Baechle <>,
        James Hogan <>,
        Huacai Chen <>,
        Michal Hocko <>,,
        linux-kernel <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] mips: switch to NO_BOOTMEM

Hi Sergey & Mike,

On Thu, Aug 09, 2018 at 12:30:03AM +0300, Fancer's opinion wrote:
> Hello Mike,
> I haven't read your patch text yet. I am waiting for the subsystem
> maintainers response at least
> about the necessity to have this type of changes being merged into the
> sources (I mean
> memblock/no-bootmem alteration). If they find it pointless (although I
> would strongly disagree), then
> nothing to discuss. Otherwise we can come up with a solution.
> -Sergey

I'm all for dropping bootmem.

It's too late for something this invasive in 4.19, but I'd love to get
it into 4.20.


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