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Re: VCE exceptions

To: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Subject: Re: VCE exceptions
From: alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Alan Cox)
Date: Fri, 3 Apr 1998 22:00:37 +0100 (BST)
Cc: alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk, wje@fir.engr.sgi.com, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <19980403230230.64621@uni-koblenz.de> from "ralf@uni-koblenz.de" at Apr 3, 98 11:02:30 pm
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
> Has anybody already played with a kind of ``colour caches''?  I'm thinking

Yes in the CVS tree Linux. Didnt work terribly well.

> of creating a cache of a couple of free pages per colour that is similarly
> related to the buddy system as the slab is currently, just for pages of
> certain colours.  That would still by kludgy, but Linus might like it ;-)
> 
>   Ralf  (Still not Ralph :-)

Sorry, I deal with two .de Ral*s  the tv card one is a ph 8)


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