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SubjectRe: [RFC PROPOSAL] memcg: per-memcg user space reclaim interface
Hi Shakeel.

On Tue, Jul 07, 2020 at 10:02:50AM -0700, Shakeel Butt <> wrote:
> > Well, I was talkingg about memory.low. It is not meant only to protect
> > from the global reclaim. It can be used for balancing memory reclaim
> > from _any_ external memory pressure source. So it is somehow related to
> > the usecase you have mentioned.
> >
> For the uswapd use-case, I am not concerned about the external memory
> pressure source but the application hitting its own memory.high limit
> and getting throttled.
FTR, you can transform own memory.high into "external" pressure with a
hierarchy such as

limit-group memory.high=N+margin memory.low=0
`- latency-sensitive-group memory.low=N
`- regular-group memory.low=0

Would that ensure the latency targets?

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