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    SubjectRe: [patch] Re: Problem with exiting threads under NPTL

    On Sun, 14 Dec 2003, Linus Torvalds wrote:

    > That code looks fragile as hell. I think you fixed a bug and it might be
    > the absolutely proper fix, but I'd be happier about it if it was more
    > obvious what the rules are and _why_ that is the only case that
    > matters..

    agreed, and we had a fair number of bugs in this area already. But i dont
    know whether (or how) it could be made simpler - i think most of the
    ugliness is a reflexion of the POSIX semantics. (combined with ptrace
    complexities.)

    Ingo
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