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    SubjectRe: Purpose of the mm/slab.c changes
    On Sun, Sep 09, 2001 at 05:47:12PM +0100, Alan Cox wrote:
    > > > doesn't matter which free page is used first/last.
    > >
    > > You're full of crap.
    > > LIFO is obviously superior due to cache re-use.
    >
    > Interersting question however. On SMP without sufficient per CPU slab caches
    > is tht still the case ?

    if we stay in per-cpu caches then the other paths cannot run at all so it
    cannot make any difference for such case.

    Andrea
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