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Subject[PATCH v5 0/4] Fix free/allocation of runtime gigantic pages
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This series fixes sh and sparc that did not advertise their gigantic page
support and then were not able to allocate and free those pages at runtime.
It renames MEMORY_ISOLATION && COMPACTION || CMA condition into the more
accurate CONTIG_ALLOC, since it allows the definition of alloc_contig_range
function.
Finally, it then fixes the wrong definition of ARCH_HAS_GIGANTIC_PAGE config
that, without MEMORY_ISOLATION && COMPACTION || CMA defined, did not allow
architectures to free boottime allocated gigantic pages although unrelated.

Changes in v5:
- Fix bug in previous version thanks to Mike Kravetz
- Fix block comments that did not respect coding style thanks to Dave Hensen
- Define ARCH_HAS_GIGANTIC_PAGE only for sparc64 as advised by David Miller
- Factorize "def_bool" and "depends on" thanks to Vlastimil Babka

Changes in v4 as suggested by Dave Hensen:
- Split previous version into small patches
- Do not compile alloc_gigantic** functions for architectures that do not
support those pages
- Define correct ARCH_HAS_GIGANTIC_PAGE in all arch that support them to avoid
useless runtime check
- Add comment in set_max_huge_pages to explain that freeing is possible even
without CONTIG_ALLOC defined
- Remove gigantic_page_supported function across all archs

Changes in v3 as suggested by Vlastimil Babka and Dave Hansen:
- config definition was wrong and is now in mm/Kconfig
- COMPACTION_CORE was renamed in CONTIG_ALLOC

Changes in v2 as suggested by Vlastimil Babka:
- Get rid of ARCH_HAS_GIGANTIC_PAGE
- Get rid of architecture specific gigantic_page_supported
- Factorize CMA or (MEMORY_ISOLATION && COMPACTION) into COMPACTION_CORE

*** BLURB HERE ***

Alexandre Ghiti (4):
sh: Advertise gigantic page support
sparc: Advertise gigantic page support
mm: Simplify MEMORY_ISOLATION && COMPACTION || CMA into CONTIG_ALLOC
hugetlb: allow to free gigantic pages regardless of the configuration

arch/arm64/Kconfig | 2 +-
arch/arm64/include/asm/hugetlb.h | 4 --
arch/powerpc/include/asm/book3s/64/hugetlb.h | 7 ---
arch/powerpc/platforms/Kconfig.cputype | 2 +-
arch/s390/Kconfig | 2 +-
arch/s390/include/asm/hugetlb.h | 3 --
arch/sh/Kconfig | 1 +
arch/sparc/Kconfig | 1 +
arch/x86/Kconfig | 2 +-
arch/x86/include/asm/hugetlb.h | 4 --
arch/x86/mm/hugetlbpage.c | 2 +-
include/linux/gfp.h | 4 +-
mm/Kconfig | 3 ++
mm/hugetlb.c | 54 ++++++++++++--------
mm/page_alloc.c | 7 ++-
15 files changed, 48 insertions(+), 50 deletions(-)

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