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SubjectRe: RT patch acceptance

* Christoph Hellwig <> wrote:

> Personally I think interrupt threads, spinlocks as sleeping mutexes
> and PI is something we should keep out of the kernel tree. [...]

it's not really a problem - they integrate nicely. They also found
dozens of hard-to-catch bugs already so if you dont care about embedded
systems at all then worst-case you can consider it a spinlock debugging
mechanism, with the difference that DEBUG_SPINLOCK is far uglier ;)
Anyway, this discussion is premature, as i'm not submitting all these
patches yet.

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