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-rw-r--r--include/linux/gfp.h4
-rw-r--r--include/linux/mmzone.h4
-rw-r--r--include/linux/slab.h2
3 files changed, 7 insertions, 3 deletions
diff --git a/include/linux/gfp.h b/include/linux/gfp.h
index 0437439bc047..39b81dc7d01a 100644
--- a/include/linux/gfp.h
+++ b/include/linux/gfp.h
@@ -123,6 +123,10 @@ struct vm_area_struct;
__GFP_NOMEMALLOC | __GFP_NORETRY | __GFP_NOWARN | \
__GFP_NO_KSWAPD)
+/*
+ * GFP_THISNODE does not perform any reclaim, you most likely want to
+ * use __GFP_THISNODE to allocate from a given node without fallback!
+ */
#ifdef CONFIG_NUMA
#define GFP_THISNODE (__GFP_THISNODE | __GFP_NOWARN | __GFP_NORETRY)
#else
diff --git a/include/linux/mmzone.h b/include/linux/mmzone.h
index 5f2052c83154..9b61b9bf81ac 100644
--- a/include/linux/mmzone.h
+++ b/include/linux/mmzone.h
@@ -590,10 +590,10 @@ static inline bool zone_is_empty(struct zone *zone)
/*
* The NUMA zonelists are doubled because we need zonelists that restrict the
- * allocations to a single node for GFP_THISNODE.
+ * allocations to a single node for __GFP_THISNODE.
*
* [0] : Zonelist with fallback
- * [1] : No fallback (GFP_THISNODE)
+ * [1] : No fallback (__GFP_THISNODE)
*/
#define MAX_ZONELISTS 2
diff --git a/include/linux/slab.h b/include/linux/slab.h
index 9260abdd67df..b5b2df60299e 100644
--- a/include/linux/slab.h
+++ b/include/linux/slab.h
@@ -410,7 +410,7 @@ static __always_inline void *kmalloc_large(size_t size, gfp_t flags)
*
* %GFP_NOWAIT - Allocation will not sleep.
*
- * %GFP_THISNODE - Allocate node-local memory only.
+ * %__GFP_THISNODE - Allocate node-local memory only.
*
* %GFP_DMA - Allocation suitable for DMA.
* Should only be used for kmalloc() caches. Otherwise, use a