Re: 2.4 MM overview?

From: Erik Mouw (J.A.K.Mouw@ITS.TUDelft.NL)
Date: Sun Oct 15 2000 - 11:03:40 EST

On Sun, Oct 15, 2000 at 04:24:45PM +0100, Kenn Humborg wrote:
> I understand that 2.4 no longer maps all physical memory as 2.2
> and earlier used to do.
> Is there any documentation on this change and how it affects
> arch-specific code?
> Specifically, we've been basing the VAX port on 2.2 while waiting
> for 2.4 to stabilize. Now we're looking at moving to 2.4.

Have a look at the Linux-MM pages at:

There is also some information in Documentation/vm/, but I don't think
that's really useful.


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