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Old 07-12-2011, 02:03 PM
Tim Gardner
Default Natty SRU: Fix kswapd 100% CPU utilization

This is a multi-part message in MIME format.The following series was submitted to stable for by Mel Gorman,
but NACK'd by Greg K-H as that stable kernel series is no longer
maintained (but accepted it for 2.6.39). I'd like to suggest that we
need this patch series for low resource Sandybridge based platforms.


Tim Gardner tim.gardner@canonical.com
The following changes since commit 006d932cf137dfcc156647dc08a0dda6e3e0f890:
Tao Ma (1):
ext4: init timer earlier to avoid a kernel panic in __save_error_info, CVE-2011-2493

are available in the git repository at:

git://kernel.ubuntu.com/rtg/ubuntu-natty.git lp808509-kswapd

Mel Gorman (5):
mm: vmscan: correct check for kswapd sleeping in sleeping_prematurely
mm: vmscan: kswapd should not free an excessive number of pages when balancing small zones
mm: vmscan: do not apply pressure to slab if we are not applying pressure to zone
mm: vmscan: evaluate the watermarks against the correct classzone
mm: vmscan: only read new_classzone_idx from pgdat when reclaiming successfully

include/linux/swap.h | 9 ++++++
mm/vmscan.c | 75 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++------------------
2 files changed, 57 insertions(+), 27 deletions(-)

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