On 30.06.20 10:17, David Hildenbrand wrote: > "physmem" in the memblock allocator is somewhat weird: it's not actually > used for allocation, it's simply information collected during boot, which > describes the unmodified physical memory map at boot time, without any > standby/hotplugged memory. It's only used on s390x and is currently the > only reason s390x keeps using CONFIG_ARCH_KEEP_MEMBLOCK. > > Physmem isn't numa aware and current users don't specify any flags. Let's > hide it from the user, exposing only for_each_physmem(), and simplify. The > interface for physmem is now really minimalistic: > - memblock_physmem_add() to add ranges > - for_each_physmem() / __next_physmem_range() to walk physmem ranges > > Don't place it into an __init section and don't discard it without > CONFIG_ARCH_KEEP_MEMBLOCK. As we're reusing __next_mem_range(), remove > the __meminit notifier to avoid section mismatch warnings once > CONFIG_ARCH_KEEP_MEMBLOCK is no longer used with > CONFIG_HAVE_MEMBLOCK_PHYS_MAP. > > We can stop setting CONFIG_HAVE_MEMBLOCK_PHYS_MAP for s390x next.
(how I hate to spot typos just after I send stuff :) ) s/CONFIG_HAVE_MEMBLOCK_PHYS_MAP/CONFIG_ARCH_KEEP_MEMBLOCK/ -- Thanks, David / dhildenb