kmem_cache_alloc & kernel_lock

From: Frank Cornelis (
Date: Sun Dec 09 2001 - 10:30:05 EST


Can I use kmem_cache_alloc(mycache_cachep, SLAB_KERNEL) within
a kernel_lock/kernel_unlock block? Or should it be SLAB_ATOMIC?

Thanks in advance?


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