lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2005]   [Jan]   [17]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    Date
    From
    SubjectRe: [patch] mm: Reimplementation of dynamic percpu memory allocator
    Ravikiran G Thirumalai <kiran@in.ibm.com> wrote:
    >
    > > So... is it not possible to enhance vmalloc() for node-awareness, then
    > > just use it?
    > >
    >
    > Memory for block management (free lists, bufctl lists) is also resident
    > in one block. A typical block in this allocator looks like this:
    >

    I still don't get it. It is possible to calculate the total size of the
    block beforehand, yes? So why not simply vmalloc_numa() a block of that
    size then populate it?
    -
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
    More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
    Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 14:09    [W:0.022 / U:87.784 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site