Re: [PATCH] add execute_in_process_context() API

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Wed Feb 08 2006 - 03:05:28 EST

James Bottomley <James.Bottomley@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

In general this seems like a lot of code for a simple problem.
It might be simpler to just put the work structure into the parent
object and do the workqueue unconditionally

> + if (unlikely(!wqw)) {
> + printk(KERN_ERR "Failed to allocate memory\n");
> + WARN_ON(1);

WARN_ON for GFP_ATOMIC failure is bad. It is not really a bug.

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