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SubjectRe: [PATCH]updated ipc lock patch
Andrew Morton wrote:

>Hugh Dickins wrote:
>>Manfred and I have both reviewed the patch (or the 2.5.44 version)
>>and we both recommend it highly (well, let Manfred speak for himself).
>OK, thanks.
>So I took a look. Wish I hadn't :( The locking rules in there
>are outrageously uncommented. You must be brave people.
Ahm. No idea who wrote the current locking. But the patch is very nice,
it reduces the lock contention without increasing the number of spinlock


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