On Thu, 26 Apr 2007 15:40:00 -0400, Dave Anderson <anderson(a)redhat.com> wrote:
This is fine for upstream x86_64 kernels, because the e820 map never
gets used during runtime. But because we (RHEL/Fedora) have an x86_64
version of page_is_ram(), it ends up using __init data.
+++ linux-2.6.20.x86_64/arch/x86_64/kernel/e820.c 2007-04-26
@@ -25,7 +25,7 @@
-struct e820map e820 __initdata;
+struct e820map e820;
Although, do we follow the ACK process for stable Fedora now? I thought
it was just the Chuck's judgement ever since he joined.
On Dave's side I looked at Rawhide just now and this does not seem to
be there either (on 1.3126), although linux-2.6-devmem.patch and Xen are.