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authorEric B Munson <ebmunson@us.ibm.com>2008-05-09 15:06:34 -0700
committerNishanth Aravamudan <nacc@us.ibm.com>2008-05-12 09:38:57 -0700
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downloadlibhugetlbfs-57cc467ede583abe34c9867029f16fe81f9de45a.tar.gz
Update NEWS file for upcoming 1.3 release
Signed-off-by: Eric Munson <ebmunson@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Nishanth Aravamudan <nacc@us.ibm.com>
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+libhugetlbfs 1.3 "Big Jim"
+======================================================================
+
+New features
+* Add HUGETLB_NO_PREFAULT to control prefaulting of huge pages via mlock
+* Add "[hostname:pid]" to output messages
+* Setup for handling larger huge page sizes e.g. 16G huge pages
+* Update for new upstream sysctl
+* Add support for hugetlbfs_morecore to shrink the heap
+
+Bug fixes
+* Disable heap shrinking by default to avoid bug in glibc malloc
+* Skip elflink calls in setup_libhugetlbfs for IA64 and sparc64
+* Replace gethugepagesize with check_hugepagesize for error checking
+* Make morecore argument a long to handle larger page sizes
+
+Tets suite fixes
+* Check uid/gid in tests where it matters
+* tests: verify there are enough huge pages
+* Change tests to read /proc/meminfo
+* tests: verify that huge page size isn't too big for the test
+
libhugetlbfs 1.2 "Mango Habanero"
======================================================================