Bug 736751 - change PAGE_SIZE to 64k similar to RHEL-6
Summary: change PAGE_SIZE to 64k similar to RHEL-6
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 16
Hardware: powerpc
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2011-09-08 15:44 UTC by Karsten Hopp
Modified: 2011-09-15 15:15 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

Fixed In Version: kernel-3.1.0-0.rc6.git0.0.fc16
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2011-09-15 15:15:34 UTC

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Description Karsten Hopp 2011-09-08 15:44:57 UTC
Description of problem:
The PPC kernel currently has
# CONFIG_PPC_64K_PAGES is not set

Please change that to
# CONFIG_PPC_4K_PAGES is not set

so that we have the same settings than RHEL-6 and can benefit from the testing that has already been done there.

Comment 1 Josh Boyer 2011-09-09 15:06:59 UTC
After a brief discussion, this bug will change the page size on ppc64 kernels to 64k, but leave it as 4k on ppc kernels.

Comment 2 Josh Boyer 2011-09-10 01:02:45 UTC
This has been committed to f16 and rawhide.  It'll be included in the next build.

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2011-09-13 10:20:00 UTC
kernel-3.1.0-0.rc6.git0.0.fc16 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 16.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2011-09-15 15:15:10 UTC
kernel-3.1.0-0.rc6.git0.0.fc16 has been pushed to the Fedora 16 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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