On 04/09/2018 07:10 AM, Jia-Ju Bai wrote:
> dccp_init() is never called in atomic context.
> This function is only set as a parameter of module_init().
> Despite never getting called from atomic context,
> dccp_init() calls __get_free_pages() with GFP_ATOMIC,
> which waits busily for allocation.

What do you mean by "waits busily" ?

GFP_ATOMIC does not sleep, does not wait.

> GFP_ATOMIC is not necessary and can be replaced with GFP_KERNEL,
> to avoid busy waiting and improve the possibility of sucessful allocation.
> This is found by a static analysis tool named DCNS written by myself.
> And I also manually check it.
> Signed-off-by: Jia-Ju Bai <baijiaju1...@gmail.com>
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