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    SubjectRe: lowlatency-2.2.14-B1 + 2.2.14aa7 fixes crash, but...

    On Wed, 1 Mar 2000, Andrea Arcangeli wrote:

    > On Wed, 1 Mar 2000, William Montgomery wrote:
    > >Process B is SCHED_FIFO waiting via sigpause().
    > >Process A is SCHED_FIFO running and does signal() to Process B.
    > >Process A waits in sigpause().
    > >Process A run time in this case is very short, probably shorter that
    > >free_inode loop.
    > What has the above scenario to to do with free_inodes in first place?
    I thought this scenario could occur during free_inodes and that it might
    be a case where the single pass conditional schedule could fail.
    In light of your explanation, however, it does not appear to apply.


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