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SubjectRe: [PATCH v4 2/2] kvm: Use huge pages for DAX-backed files
On 12/12/19 7:33 AM, Liran Alon wrote:
>> + /*
>> + * Our caller grabbed the KVM mmu_lock with a successful
>> + * mmu_notifier_retry, so we're safe to walk the page table.
>> + */
>> + switch (dev_pagemap_mapping_shift(hva, current->mm)) {
> Doesn’t dev_pagemap_mapping_shift() get “struct page” as first parameter?
> Was this changed by a commit I missed?

I changed this in Patch 1. The place I call it in KVM has the address
and mm available, which is the only think dev_pagemap_mapping_shift()
really needs. (The first thing it did was convert page to address).

I'll add some more text to patch 1's commit message about that.



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