+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #242068 +++
* Mark an area as clean or dirty. These functions may
* block, though for performance reasons blocking should
* be extremely rare (eg, allocating another chunk of
* memory for some reason).
void (*mark_region)(struct dirty_log *log, region_t region);
void (*clear_region)(struct dirty_log *log, region_t region);
These function rarely block, but they could. Would be a good idea
to move the clear_region call in rh_update_states outside the
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QE ack for RHEL5.1.
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Confirmed fix is in the -47.el5 kernel
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