[HEADS-UP] mbuma is in the tree

Gleb Smirnoff glebius at cell.sick.ru
Fri Jun 4 11:27:49 GMT 2004

On Thu, Jun 03, 2004 at 08:19:11AM -0700, Brooks Davis wrote:
B> > On Wed, Jun 02, 2004 at 10:56:52AM -0700, Sam Leffler wrote:
B> > S> allocated using this mechanism.  I did it once for vlan tags but botched it 
B> > S> (didn't handle module references properly) so backed it. But there's no 
B> > S> reason someone cannot redo it or convert other heavily used fixed size tags 
B> > S> to use a zone.
B> > 
B> > Have you saved your efforts? May I look at them?
B> They are in the CVS history of sys/net/if_vlan.c.

I see now, thanks.

Question to Sam: have you performed any tests? Is this definitely
true, that UMAllocing in special zone is faster than general malloc()?

Totus tuus, Glebius.

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