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    SubjectRe: [REGRESSION][PATCH] mqueue: Ignore the validity of abs_timeout parameter when message can be performed immediately
    On Thu, 15 Mar 2012 12:02:49 +0100 (CET)
    Thomas Gleixner <> wrote:

    > On Wed, 14 Mar 2012, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > > With the current code, checking the validity of the timeout falls out
    > > from what we do. I don't think we need to work around that, based on
    > > the POSIX wording. And if there are no applications that actually
    > > broke, I don't think we should care.
    > >
    > > Is there some other standard that says that you *have* to let crazy
    > > invalid values go?
    > Not that I'm aware of. Everything I found so far is copied from the
    > POSIX spec.

    Okay. I agree with you on the interpretation of POSIX spec.
    Andrew, could you remove my patch from -mm tree ?
    I'll post a patch to LTP porject to modify the test program.

    Thank you,

    Akira Takeuchi

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