scheduling in kmalloc()

From: Vasu Varma P V (
Date: Fri Jul 06 2001 - 06:57:53 EST

if we use any thing other than GFP_ATOMIC, does it result in scheduling
out the process if there is no memory available?
with GFP_KERNRL, I think we try freeing pages to service the current
or is there any possibility of kmalloc() failing even with GFP_KERNEL?


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