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Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2010 10:47:05 +0300
From: Pekka Enberg <>
To: KOSAKI Motohiro <>
Cc: David Rientjes <>, Linus Torvalds <>, 
	Andrew Morton <>,,, Solar Designer <>, 
	Kees Cook <>, Al Viro <>, 
	Oleg Nesterov <>, Neil Horman <>,,, Brad Spengler <>, 
	Eugene Teo <>, KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki <>, 
	linux-mm <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 1/4] oom: remove totalpage normalization from oom_badness()

On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 9:57 AM, KOSAKI Motohiro
<> wrote:
>> On Thu, 16 Sep 2010, KOSAKI Motohiro wrote:
>> > Current oom_score_adj is completely broken because It is strongly bound
>> > google usecase and ignore other all.
>> >
>> We've talked about this issue three times already.  The last two times
>> you've sent a revert patch, you failed to followup on the threads:
>> And now you've gone above Andrew, who is the maintainer of this code, and
>> straight to Linus.  Between that and your failure to respond to my answers
>> to your questions, I'm really stunned at how unprofessional you've handled
>> this.
> Selfish must die. you failed to persuade to me. and I havgen't get anyone's objection.
> Then, I don't care your ugly whining.

I haven't followed the discussion at all so I hope you don't mind me
jumping in. Are there some real-world bug reports where OOM rewrite is
to blame? Why haven't those been fixed?


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