On Mon, 2018-02-12 at 00:19:29 UTC, Sam Bobroff wrote:
> Currently if the kernel receives a memory hot-unplug event early
> enough, it may get stuck in an infinite loop in
> dissolve_free_huge_pages(). This appears as a stall just after:
> pseries-hotplug-mem: Attempting to hot-remove XX LMB(s) at YYYYYYYY
> It appears to be caused by "minimum_order" being uninitialized, due to
> init_ras_IRQ() executing before hugetlb_init().
> To correct this, extract the part of init_ras_IRQ() that enables
> hotplug event processing and place it in the machine_late_initcall
> phase, which is guaranteed to be after hugetlb_init() is called.
> Signed-off-by: Sam Bobroff <sam.bobr...@au1.ibm.com>
> Acked-by: Balbir Singh <bsinghar...@gmail.com>
Applied to powerpc fixes, thanks.