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SubjectRe: [PATCH] mm/page_alloc: Add a reason for reserved pages in has_unmovable_pages()
On Thu 03-10-19 13:40:57, Anshuman Khandual wrote:
> Having unmovable pages on a given pageblock should be reported correctly
> when required with REPORT_FAILURE flag. But there can be a scenario where a
> reserved page in the page block will get reported as a generic "unmovable"
> reason code. Instead this should be changed to a more appropriate reason
> code like "Reserved page".

Others have already pointed out this is just redundant but I will have a
more generic comment on the changelog. There is essentially no
information why the current state is bad/unhelpful and why the chnage is
needed. All you claim is that something is a certain way and then assert
that it should be done differently. That is not how changelogs should
look like.
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Michal Hocko
SUSE Labs

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