On 29-May-2002 Peter Wemm wrote:
> M_NOWAIT to the mbuf m_get*, malloc*, contigmalloc*, uma_* etc means
> "you must not tsleep!".  M_WAITOK conversely means that tsleep should be
> called as needed.  Things like malloc still can return NULL even with M_WAITOK
> for non-recoverable scenarios.

No, M_WAITOK won't return NULL, it will panic first. :)


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