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    SubjectRe: [patch] mm: Reimplementation of dynamic percpu memory allocator
    Ravikiran G Thirumalai <> 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?
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