Re: [bug] Re: [PATCH 00/35] cpumask: Replace cpumask_t with structcpumask

From: Ingo Molnar
Date: Thu Oct 23 2008 - 10:24:58 EST

* Mike Travis <travis@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> Ingo Molnar wrote:
> > ok, the new cpumask code blew up in -tip testing, with various sorts of
> > slab corruptions during scheduler init:
> >
> ...
> Curious thing happens here. I created the tree as you suggested
> (branch tip/cpus4096-v2) and copied in your .config file. Running it
> through "silentoldconfig" (choosing only the defaults), I get the
> following changes. This makes me suspect that I'm not testing the
> same thing as you are...? Perhaps my git setup was not correct?

no - i have some extras that forces on SMP for example to make it more
likely to trigger in random tests (it's far more interesting from a QA
point of view than UP).

so as long as you select SMP you should get the same config. Lemme do a
.config you can plug in.

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