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    SubjectRe: [2.6 patch] mm/slab: unexport kmem_cache_alloc_node
    Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de> wrote:
    >
    > I didn't find any modular usage of kmem_cache_alloc_node.
    >
    > Signed-off-by: Adrian Bunk <bunk@stusta.de>
    >
    > ---
    >
    > This patch was already sent on:
    > - 2 Jul 2005
    > - 21 Jun 2005
    > - 30 May 2005
    > - 15 May 2005

    Yeah, I've been ducking that one.

    > --- linux-2.6.11-mm1-full/mm/slab.c.old 2005-03-06 15:40:38.000000000 +0100
    > +++ linux-2.6.11-mm1-full/mm/slab.c 2005-03-06 15:41:06.000000000 +0100
    > @@ -2431,7 +2440,6 @@
    > __builtin_return_address(0));
    > return objp;
    > }
    > -EXPORT_SYMBOL(kmem_cache_alloc_node);
    >
    > #endif

    Even though we don't currently have in-module users, we probably will do so
    soon and it's a part of the slab API and the slab API is exported to
    modules. I don't see much point in partially-exporting the API and
    applying a patch which we'll soon revert.

    Christoph?
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