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Re: [PATCH] MIPS: Fold the TLB refill at the vmalloc path if possible

To: David Daney <ddaney@caviumnetworks.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] MIPS: Fold the TLB refill at the vmalloc path if possible
From: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>
Date: Tue, 19 May 2009 00:33:54 +0100 (BST)
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>, David VomLehn <dvomlehn@cisco.com>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Mon, 18 May 2009, David Daney wrote:

> Unless you have an objection, I will test this, forward ported to the HEAD and
> modified to work with my patch that gets rid of all the magic numbers.  And
> then send the result to Ralf.

 Excellent -- thanks a lot!  And yes, getting rid of the magic numbers is 
a jolly good idea -- they work well until you discover you need to adjust 
them all at a time for some reason.

  Maciej

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