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SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/1] Fix undefined reference to 'node_reclaim_distance'.
Hi Gon,

On Mon, Dec 16, 2019 at 2:21 PM Gonsolo <> wrote:
> > Unfortunately that may be an x86-centric assumption: on other platforms,
> > there do exist systems with multiple memory banks with different access
> > performance figures.
> Does that mean that the line
> obj-$(CONFIG_SMP) += cpupri.o cpudeadline.o topology.o stop_task.o pelt.o
> in kernel/sched/topology/Makefile:23 is wrong?
> Because in topology.c:1284 the variable node_reclaim_distance ist defined
> which is used in mm/page_alloc.c:3529 without depending on SMP.

The offending commit seems to be a55c7454a8c887b2 ("sched/topology:
Improve load balancing on AMD EPYC systems").

Probably the node_reclaim_distance variable should be moved from
an SMP-specific file to a NUMA-specific file.



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