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Date:   Fri, 31 Aug 2018 13:26:39 +0200
From:   Peter Zijlstra <peterz@...radead.org>
To:     Srikar Dronamraju <srikar@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Cc:     Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Mel Gorman <mgorman@...hsingularity.net>,
        Rik van Riel <riel@...riel.com>,
        Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        Michael Ellerman <mpe@...erman.id.au>,
        Heiko Carstens <heiko.carstens@...ibm.com>,
        Suravee Suthikulpanit <suravee.suthikulpanit@....com>,
        linuxppc-dev <linuxppc-dev@...ts.ozlabs.org>,
        Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh@....ibm.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/2] sched/topology: Expose numa_mask set/clear functions
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On Fri, Aug 31, 2018 at 01:12:53PM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> NAK, not until you've fixed every cpu_to_node() user in the kernel to
> deal with that mask changing.

Also, what happens if userspace reads that information; uses libnuma and
then you go and shift the world underneath their feet?

> This is absolutely insane.

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