[patch 4/5] Use extended crashkernel command line on IA64

Matthew Wilcox matthew at wil.cx
Sun Sep 9 09:01:39 EDT 2007

On Sun, Sep 09, 2007 at 10:39:18AM +0200, Bernhard Walle wrote:
> Because the total amount of System RAM must be known when calling this
> function, efi_memmap_init() is modified to return its comulated 


> total_memory variable in a pointer value. IMO that's better than making the
> variable global.

Why not make efi_memmap_init() return total_memory instead of void?

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"Bill, look, we understand that you're interested in selling us this
operating system, but compare it to ours.  We can't possibly take such
a retrograde step."

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