Re: [patch] reduce stack usage of sanitize_e820_map

From: Eric W. Biederman (
Date: Sat Aug 17 2002 - 12:18:11 EST

Benjamin LaHaise <> writes:

> Hello,
> Currently, sanitize_e820_map uses 0x738 bytes of stack. The patch below
> moves the arrays into __initdata, reducing stack usage to 0x34 bytes.

Can we keep the arrays in sanitize_e820_map and just mark then static
and __initdata? That would appear to be a cleaner solution.
Polluting the global kernel name space with these is not nice.

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