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authorChristoph Lameter <clameter@sgi.com>2007-05-06 14:49:57 -0700
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@woody.linux-foundation.org>2007-05-07 12:12:55 -0700
commit0a31bd5f2bbb6473ef9d24f0063ca91cfa678b64 (patch)
treea945e829bf6bf7a93bf844b2ee9f2a3a2fa17c5d /kernel/taskstats.c
parent5af60839909b8e3b28ca7cd7912fa0b23475617f (diff)
downloadlinaro-lsk-0a31bd5f2bbb6473ef9d24f0063ca91cfa678b64.tar.gz
KMEM_CACHE(): simplify slab cache creation
This patch provides a new macro KMEM_CACHE(<struct>, <flags>) to simplify slab creation. KMEM_CACHE creates a slab with the name of the struct, with the size of the struct and with the alignment of the struct. Additional slab flags may be specified if necessary. Example struct test_slab { int a,b,c; struct list_head; } __cacheline_aligned_in_smp; test_slab_cache = KMEM_CACHE(test_slab, SLAB_PANIC) will create a new slab named "test_slab" of the size sizeof(struct test_slab) and aligned to the alignment of test slab. If it fails then we panic. Signed-off-by: Christoph Lameter <clameter@sgi.com> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'kernel/taskstats.c')
-rw-r--r--kernel/taskstats.c4
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/kernel/taskstats.c b/kernel/taskstats.c
index ad7d2392cb0..906cae77158 100644
--- a/kernel/taskstats.c
+++ b/kernel/taskstats.c
@@ -524,9 +524,7 @@ void __init taskstats_init_early(void)
{
unsigned int i;
- taskstats_cache = kmem_cache_create("taskstats_cache",
- sizeof(struct taskstats),
- 0, SLAB_PANIC, NULL, NULL);
+ taskstats_cache = KMEM_CACHE(taskstats, SLAB_PANIC);
for_each_possible_cpu(i) {
INIT_LIST_HEAD(&(per_cpu(listener_array, i).list));
init_rwsem(&(per_cpu(listener_array, i).sem));