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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] e1000: NUMA aware allocation of descriptors V2
    Christoph Lameter <> wrote:
    > NUMA awareness for the e1000 driver. Allocate tx and rx descriptors
    > on the node of the device.
    > It is safe to replace vmalloc by kmalloc node since only the descriptors
    > are allocated in a NUMA aware way. These will not be so large that the
    > use of vmalloc becomes necesssary.

    Really? That's probably OK with the default number of tx descriptors, but
    that number can be made arbitrarily large with a module parameter.

    Could you please work this with the e1000 developers?
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