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    SubjectRe: softirq parameters
    On Wed, Aug 07, 2002 at 11:18:43AM -0700, David S. Miller wrote:
    > I'm starting to become leery about this percpu stuff, which ends up
    > moving critical data structures (in this case softnet) out of the main
    > kernel image (and thus out of the single large PAGE_SIZE entry many
    > platforms use to map that part of the kernel).
    > Since all the per-cpu stuff ends up in the same cluster of bootmem
    > it probably doesn't matter so much. Here's to hoping that's true :-)

    Hrm, I didn't realise what the implementation of percpu was... does it
    work for modules?

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