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Date:   Sat, 16 May 2020 13:40:18 -0700 (PDT)
From:   David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] net/packet: simply allocations in alloc_one_pg_vec_page

From: Shakeel Butt <>
Date: Fri, 15 May 2020 19:17:36 -0700

> and thus there is no need to have any fallback after vzalloc.

This statement is false.

The virtual mapping allocation or the page table allocations can fail.

A fallback is therefore indeed necessary.

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