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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.6.25-rc2
    On Tue, 19 Feb 2008, Mathieu Desnoyers wrote:

    > incrementing the variable with a "++" when interrupts are not disabled.
    > It's not an atomic add and it's racy. The code within stat() does
    > exactly this.

    Yes but that is only for used for statistics which can be racy. Note that
    the VM event statistics also can be racy.

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