[lkml]   [2001]   [Oct]   [8]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: [RFC] I still see people using cli()
    On Mon, Oct 08, 2001 at 07:59:05PM +0530, BALBIR SINGH wrote:
    > BTW, that brings me to another issue, once the kernel becomes preemptibel, what
    > are the locking issues? how are semaphores and spin-locks affected? Has anybody
    > defined or come up with the rules/document yet?

    IF the kernel becomes preemptible it will be so slow, so buggy, and so painful
    to maintain, that those issues won't matter.

    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2005-03-22 13:04    [W:0.022 / U:4.440 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site