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Date:   Mon, 13 Feb 2017 18:18:42 +0000
From:   Mark Brown <broonie@...nel.org>
To:     Benjamin Gaignard <benjamin.gaignard@...aro.org>
Cc:     linaro-kernel@...ts.linaro.org, arnd@...db.de, labbott@...hat.com,
        dri-devel@...ts.freedesktop.org, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-media@...r.kernel.org, daniel.vetter@...ll.ch,
        laurent.pinchart@...asonboard.com, robdclark@...il.com,
        akpm@...ux-foundation.org, hverkuil@...all.nl
Subject: Re: [RFC simple allocator v2 0/2] Simple allocator

On Mon, Feb 13, 2017 at 03:45:04PM +0100, Benjamin Gaignard wrote:

> An other question is: do we have others memory regions that could be interested
> by this new framework ? I have in mind that some title memory regions could use
> it or replace ION heaps (system, carveout, etc...).
> Maybe it only solve CMA allocation issue, in this case there is no need to create
> a new framework but only a dedicated ioctl.

The software defined networking people seemed to think they had a use
case for this as well.  They're not entirely upstream of course but
still...

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