Compile the kernel
make menuconfig and select
TRANSLATION_RANGER, which help select
necessary kernel modules. (Use
/ to search for the option)
This is the kernel of "Translation Ranger: Operating System Support for Contiguity-Aware TLBs". Its companion userspace applications can be find at: https://github.com/ysarch-lab/translation_ranger_userspace.
Technical details on the kernel are documented at: https://normal.zone/blog/2019-06-24-translation-ranger/.
This file was moved to Documentation/admin-guide/README.rst
Please notice that there are several guides for kernel developers and users. These guides can be rendered in a number of formats, like HTML and PDF.
In order to build the documentation, use
make htmldocs or
There are various text files in the Documentation/ subdirectory, several of them using the Restructured Text markup notation. See Documentation/00-INDEX for a list of what is contained in each file.
Please read the Documentation/process/changes.rst file, as it contains the requirements for building and running the kernel, and information about the problems which may result by upgrading your kernel.