Re: [PATCH] slub: correctly bootstrap boot caches

From: Christoph Lameter
Date: Fri Feb 22 2013 - 11:34:31 EST

On Fri, 22 Feb 2013, Glauber Costa wrote:

> On 02/22/2013 08:10 PM, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> > kmem_cache_node creation runs before PARTIAL and kmem_cache runs
> > after. So there would be 2 kmem_cache_node structures allocated. Ok so
> > that would use cpu slabs and therefore remove pages from the partial list.
> > Pushing that back using the flushing should fix this. But I thought there
> > was already code that went through the cpu slabs to address this?
> not in bootstrap(), which is quite primitive. (and should remain so)

Joonsoo Kim had a patch for this. I acked it a while back AFAICR

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