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    SubjectRe: 2.6.8.1-mm1
    Srivatsa Vaddagiri <vatsa@in.ibm.com> wrote:
    >
    > I found this to be due to task leak in exit code. In release_task:
    >
    > a. Task is removed from task-list (unhash_process)
    > b. More processing is done (like proc_pid_flush etc)
    > before task finally dies.
    >
    > The problem is the task can get preempted between a and b.

    It seems wrong that a task can be preempted so late in its lifetime. We're
    just asking for nasty bugs by permitting that.
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