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authorChristoph Lameter <clameter@sgi.com>2006-02-01 03:05:41 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@g5.osdl.org>2006-02-01 08:53:17 -0800
commite965f9630c651fa4249039fd4b80c9392d07a856 (patch)
tree1353dd536d0ee549c30e462086624c21788ee9d2 /mm/swap_state.c
parent7e2ab150d1b3b286a4c864c60a549b2601777b63 (diff)
downloadvexpress-lsk-e965f9630c651fa4249039fd4b80c9392d07a856.tar.gz
[PATCH] Direct Migration V9: Avoid writeback / page_migrate() method
Migrate a page with buffers without requiring writeback This introduces a new address space operation migratepage() that may be used by a filesystem to implement its own version of page migration. A version is provided that migrates buffers attached to pages. Some filesystems (ext2, ext3, xfs) are modified to utilize this feature. The swapper address space operation are modified so that a regular migrate_page() will occur for anonymous pages without writeback (migrate_pages forces every anonymous page to have a swap entry). Signed-off-by: Mike Kravetz <kravetz@us.ibm.com> Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <clameter@sgi.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@osdl.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@osdl.org>
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diff --git a/mm/swap_state.c b/mm/swap_state.c
index 7b09ac503fe..db8a3d3e163 100644
--- a/mm/swap_state.c
+++ b/mm/swap_state.c
@@ -27,6 +27,7 @@ static struct address_space_operations swap_aops = {
.writepage = swap_writepage,
.sync_page = block_sync_page,
.set_page_dirty = __set_page_dirty_nobuffers,
+ .migratepage = migrate_page,
};
static struct backing_dev_info swap_backing_dev_info = {