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    SubjectRe: vfork & co bugfix

    On 10 Jan 1999, Eric W. Biederman wrote:
    > Looking at vfork in 2.2.0-pre6 I was struck by how badly
    > looking at current, (to release a process) hacks up mmput.
    > It took a little while but eventually a case where
    > this really goes wrong.

    Note that the pre6 version has a number of cases where it can really screw
    up, don't even look at them too closely. I think I've fixed them all - it
    was really simple, but there was a few things I hadn't originally thought

    I'll make a pre7 once I've verified that the recursive semaphores work at
    least to some degree, could you please take a look at that one?


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