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SubjectRe: [PATCH 06/13] mm: pagewalk: Add 'depth' parameter to pte_hole

> On Feb 15, 2019, at 10:02 AM, Steven Price <> wrote:
> The pte_hole() callback is called at multiple levels of the page tables.
> Code dumping the kernel page tables needs to know what at what depth
> the missing entry is. Add this is an extra parameter to pte_hole().
> When the depth isn't know (e.g. processing a vma) then -1 is passed.
> Note that depth starts at 0 for a PGD so that PUD/PMD/PTE retain their
> natural numbers as levels 2/3/4.

Nit: Could you add a comment noting this for anyone wondering how to
calculate the level numbers in the future?


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