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NAME

       kmem_cache_alloc - Allocate an object

SYNOPSIS

       void * kmem_cache_alloc  (kmem_cache_t * cachep, gfp_t flags);

ARGUMENTS

       cachep The cache to allocate from.

       flags  See kmalloc.

DESCRIPTION

       Allocate  an object from this cache. The flags are only relevant if the
       cache has no available objects.