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    SubjectRe: Rusty's module talk at the Kernel Summit

    On Thu, 11 Jul 2002, Roman Zippel wrote:
    > On Thu, 11 Jul 2002, Daniel Phillips wrote:
    > > Closing the rmmod race with this interface is easy. We can for example just
    > > keep a state variable in the module struct (protected by a lock) to say the
    > > module is in the process of being deregistered.
    > Please check try_inc_mod_count(). It's already done.

    Btw, couldn't the module/non-module issue be solved like this:

    int module_do_blah(struct blah *blah, didel_t dei)
    #ifdef __MODULE__
    pure_module_do_blah(blah, dei)

    int pure_module_do_blah(struct blah *blah, didel_t dei)
    #endif /* __MODULE__ */

    Just an idea...

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