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SubjectRe: [PATCH 2/4] sched: implement __set_cpus_allowed()
On Mon, 2010-05-31 at 12:01 +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> > but we can update cpu_active mask before other
> > CPU_UP_PREPARE notifiers are executed so that it's symmetrical to cpu
> > down path and then this problem goes away the exact same way, right?
> Ah, no, we cannot mark it active before its actually up, because at that
> time we'll actually try and run stuff on it, which clearly won't work
> when its not there to run stuff.

So we should clear it _before_ we go down, and set it _after_ we're up.

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