Re: [PATCH 12/35] workqueue: update cwq alignement

From: Tejun Heo
Date: Tue Jun 29 2010 - 11:44:24 EST


On 06/29/2010 02:36 PM, Frederic Weisbecker wrote:
> But then, if each cpu pointers are aligned, the struct itself doesn't need
> to be aligned in its size right? It would need to if multiple elements
> were allocated per cpu but for this struct we only have one per cpu. So
> what seems to matter wrt alignment is only the base pointer of these structs,
> not the size.

Yeap, sure, but how does it matter?


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