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NAME

       vmalloc - allocate virtually contiguous memory

SYNOPSIS

       void * vmalloc  (unsigned long size);

ARGUMENTS

       size   allocation size

DESCRIPTION

       Allocate  enough  pages to cover size from the page level allocator and
       map them into contiguous kernel virtual space.

       For tight cotrol over page level allocator  and  protection  flags  use
       __vmalloc instead.

DESCRIPTION

       Allocate  enough  pages to cover size from the page level allocator and
       map them into contiguous kernel virtual space.

       For tight cotrol over page level allocator  and  protection  flags  use
       __vmalloc instead.