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KernelTrap: 2.4 VM Documentation

Jan 17, 2003, 02:30 (0 Talkback[s])


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"Mel Gorman recently announced the availablity of some comprehensive Linux VM documentation based upon the current 2.4.20 kernel. The first guide offers an in-depth explanation of how the VM works, detailing the functions and algorithms used. The second guide offers a code commentary of the related VM code helping to 'give a detailed understanding of the code and the style.'

"Anyone interested in obtaining a solid understanding of the Linux 2.4 VM will certainly want to take a look at this documentation. Mel says that the effort is at least several weeks from being finished, but that he's releasing it now with the hopes of getting feedback to be sure he's on the right track. He also notes that the 2.5 VM is still too much of a moving target for him to document it just yet. Read on for more details..."

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