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SubjectRe: [rfc] "fair" rw spinlocks
> No that's what I meant, the new type would be non nestable.

Okay. Unfortunately it's still quite a lot of work.

%git/linux-2.6> gid rwlock_t | wc -l

Just tasklist_lock alone would be tough I guess, on level with one of your
nasty VFS locks that protect a thousand different things without any

-- -- Speaking for myself only.

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