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SubjectRe: [Patch] Polling on more than 16000 file descriptors
Tigran Aivazian wrote:
> But, even better than your idea (dare I say :) is to have chunked
> allocation and using kmalloc() all the time, something like (roughly):
>
> #define POLL_PER_CHUNK 16000
> #define POLL_NCHUNKS 8

If you're going that, you may as well use PAGE_SIZE allocations. And
then you may as well link the pages together using a pointer at the
start, to remove the arbitrary limit.

enjoy,
-- Jamie

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