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    SubjectRe: test13-pre5
       Date: Thu, 28 Dec 2000 23:58:36 +0100
    From: Andi Kleen <ak@suse.de>

    Why exactly a power of two ? To get rid of ->index ?

    To make things like "page - mem_map" et al. use shifts instead of
    expensive multiplies...

    Later,
    David S. Miller
    davem@redhat.com
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