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    SubjectRe: problems with e1000 and jumboframes
    On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 08:34:46AM -0700, Chris Leech ( wrote:
    > So how many skb allocation schemes do you code into a single driver?
    > Kmalloc everything, page alloc everything, combination of kmalloc and
    > page buffers for hardware that does header split? That's three
    > versions of the drivers receive processing and skb allocation that
    > need to be maintained.

    At least try to create scheme which will not end up in 32k allocation in
    atomic context. Generally I would recommend to use frag_list as much as
    possible (or you can reuse skb list).

    > - Chris

    Evgeniy Polyakov
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