Re: [RFC] SL[AUO]B common code 8/9] slabs: list addition move to slab_common
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On 05/16/2012 06:33 PM, Christoph Lameter wrote:
> Also, the only reasons it exists, seems to be to go around the fact that the > slab already adds the kmalloc caches to a list in a slightly different way. > And there has to be cleaner ways to achieve that.The reason it exists is to distinguish the case of an alias creation from a true kmem_cache instatiation. The alias does not need to be added to the list of slabs.
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