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Date:   Thu, 14 Oct 2021 11:23:36 -0400
From:   Johannes Weiner <>
To:     Shakeel Butt <>
Cc:     Michal Hocko <>,
        Mel Gorman <>,
        Uladzislau Rezki <>,
        Vasily Averin <>,
        Roman Gushchin <>,
        Andrew Morton <>,
        Cgroups <>, Linux MM <>,
        LKML <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] memcg: page_alloc: skip bulk allocator for __GFP_ACCOUNT

On Thu, Oct 14, 2021 at 08:01:16AM -0700, Shakeel Butt wrote:
> Regarding xfs_buf_alloc_pages(), it is not using __GFP_ACCOUNT

It probably should, actually. Sorry, somewhat off-topic, but we've
seen this consume quite large amounts of memory. __GFP_ACCOUNT and
vmstat tracking seems overdue for this one.

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