lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2009]   [Aug]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
SubjectRe: [PATCH] md: avoid use of broken kzalloc mempool
From
Date
Sage Weil <sage@newdream.net> writes:

> The kzalloc mempool does not re-zero items that have been used and then
> returned to the pool. Manually zero the allocated multipath_bh instead.

Why not fix that in mempool instead? That would seem like the right place
to fix such a bug, instead of adding workarounds to all callers.

-Andi

--
ak@linux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only.


\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2009-08-03 23:17    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans