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Date:   Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:03:07 -0800
From:   Andrew Morton <akpm@...ux-foundation.org>
To:     Uladzislau Rezki <urezki@...il.com>
Cc:     Michal Hocko <mhocko@...e.com>,
        Matthew Wilcox <willy@...radead.org>, linux-mm@...ck.org,
        LKML <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>,
        Thomas Garnier <thgarnie@...gle.com>,
        Oleksiy Avramchenko <oleksiy.avramchenko@...ymobile.com>,
        Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>,
        Joel Fernandes <joelaf@...gle.com>,
        Thomas Gleixner <tglx@...utronix.de>,
        Ingo Molnar <mingo@...e.hu>, Tejun Heo <tj@...nel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v1 2/2] mm: add priority threshold to
 __purge_vmap_area_lazy()

On Tue, 29 Jan 2019 17:17:54 +0100 Uladzislau Rezki <urezki@...il.com> wrote:

> > > +	resched_threshold = (int) lazy_max_pages() << 1;
> > 
> > Is the typecast really needed?
> > 
> > Perhaps resched_threshold shiould have unsigned long type and perhaps
> > vmap_lazy_nr should be atomic_long_t?
> > 
> I think so. Especially that atomit_t is 32 bit integer value on both 32
> and 64 bit systems. lazy_max_pages() deals with unsigned long that is 8
> bytes on 64 bit system, thus vmap_lazy_nr should be 8 bytes on 64 bit
> as well.
> 
> Should i send it as separate patch? What is your view?

Sounds good.  When convenient, please.

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