Re: [PATCH] slab: introduce kmem_cache_zalloc allocator

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On Tue, 2006-03-21 at 19:35 +0100, Manfred Spraul wrote:
> One minor point: There are two cache_alloc entry points: __cache_alloc, 
> which is a forced inline function, and kmem_cache_alloc, which is just a 
> wrapper for __cache_alloc. Is it really necessary to call __cache_alloc?

Unfortunately, yes. Using kmem_cache_alloc screws up caller tracing.


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