Re: [PATCH] kvmalloc: always use vmalloc if CONFIG_DEBUG_VM
From: Michal Hocko
Date: Tue Apr 24 2018 - 12:30:04 EST
On Tue 24-04-18 10:12:42, Michal Hocko wrote:
> On Tue 24-04-18 11:30:40, Mikulas Patocka wrote:
> > On Tue, 24 Apr 2018, Michal Hocko wrote:
> > > On Mon 23-04-18 20:25:15, Mikulas Patocka wrote:
> > >
> > > > Fixing __vmalloc code
> > > > is easy and it doesn't require cooperation with maintainers.
> > >
> > > But it is a hack against the intention of the scope api.
> > It is not!
> This discussion simply doesn't make much sense it seems. The scope API
> is to document the scope of the reclaim recursion critical section. That
> certainly is not a utility function like vmalloc.
let's see how it rolls this time.