Re: test10-pre2

From: Richard Henderson (
Date: Fri Oct 13 2000 - 15:22:08 EST

On Fri, Oct 13, 2000 at 12:22:35PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> The PGD is 1024 entries, and the last one is used by the self-mapping
> stuff. But the VMALLOC area is NOT there ...

Ok, I was slightly confused. Yes, the vptb is at 0xfffffffe00000000
not 0xfffffe0000000000. The bit I was remembering is the SRM callback
console setup, which _does_ exist in the same PGD as vmalloc. But
that, of course, would only be true if you were running SRM.

Thanks for the patch, Ivan.

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