Why does salinfo_log_read_cpu use kmalloc?

From: Keith Owens <kaos_at_sgi.com>
Date: 2003-10-08 17:08:14
Why does arch/ia64/kernel/salinfo.c::salinfo_log_read_cpu() use
kmalloc() for the log buffer?  The code is running virtual with
interrupts enabled, SAL_GET_STATE_INFO has no special requirements for
the buffer attributes, so why not use vmalloc()?

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Received on Wed Oct 8 03:09:48 2003

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