Re: [linux-next-20130422] Bug in SLAB?

From: Glauber Costa
Date: Mon Apr 29 2013 - 11:15:59 EST

On 04/29/2013 06:59 PM, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> The code in kmalloc_index() creates a BUG() and preferentially should
> create a compile time failure when a number that is too big is passed to it.
> What is MAX_ORDER on the architecture?

Returning NULL is fine, but kmalloc_index currently does not check for
MAX_ORDER at all.

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