Re: Linux does not use more than the startup RAM under Hyper-V with dynamic memory enabled RE: [PATCH 2/2] Drivers: hv: balloon: Online the hot-added memory in context Re: [PATCH 1/1] Drivers: hv:

2014-03-06 Thread Brian Wong
/ - Original Message - From: KY Srinivasan To: Victor Miasnikov; linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org; Brian Wong Cc: Abhishek Gupta (LIS) Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2014 1:23 PM Subject: RE: Linux does not use more than the startup RAM under Hyper-V with dynamic memory enabled RE: [PATCH 2/2] Drivers: hv

Hyper-V Synthetic Video Frame Buffer Driver may distort top two lines of console

2014-03-06 Thread Brian Wong
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Re: Hyper-V Synthetic Video Frame Buffer Driver may distort top two lines of console

2014-03-06 Thread Brian Wong
On 3/6/2014 3:41 PM, Brian Wong wrote: I've identified another possible bug in the Hyper-V drivers: When the Hyper-V Synthetic Video Frame Buffer Driver is built into the kernel, and the VM is paused and continued, the top two lines of the console may become distorted. See the image at http

Re: Hyper-V Synthetic Video Frame Buffer Driver may distort top two lines of console

2014-03-06 Thread Brian Wong
On 3/6/2014 4:05 PM, Brian Wong wrote: On 3/6/2014 3:41 PM, Brian Wong wrote: I've identified another possible bug in the Hyper-V drivers: When the Hyper-V Synthetic Video Frame Buffer Driver is built into the kernel, and the VM is paused and continued, the top two lines of the console may

Re: Linux does not use more than the startup RAM under Hyper-V with dynamic memory enabled

2014-03-05 Thread Brian Wong
On 3/6/2014 1:20 AM, Brian Wong wrote: I'm new to LKML, so please don't be too hard on me :) I'm running Gentoo Linux under Microsoft Client Hyper-V on Windows 8.1 Pro, and I've noticed some odd behavior with respect to dynamic memory (aka memory ballooning). The system will never use more than

Linux does not use more than the startup RAM under Hyper-V with dynamic memory enabled

2014-03-05 Thread Brian Wong
set to the maximum and letting Hyper-V take the usused memory back when it is not in use. The VM will then get the extra memory when it needs it. Have I encountered a bug in the Hyper-V balloon driver? -- Brian Wong http://www.fierydragonlord.com -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line