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SubjectRe: smp_call_function & BH handlers
On Tue, Nov 27, 2001 at 04:28:49PM +0100, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> On Tue, 27 Nov 2001, Maneesh Soni wrote:
> > Why is it ok to call smp_call_function from bottom half handlers? [...]
> which part of the kernel is calling smp_call_function() from bh contexts?
> Ingo

I am working with Dipankar on Read-Copy Update, and experimenting with
smp_call_function(). We believed the comments for this routine and faced
this problem. That's why this question came. I have not yet searched
kernel sources for such places hence not sure whether there are really such
places or not.


Maneesh Soni
IBM Linux Technology Center,
IBM India Software Lab, Bangalore.
Phone: +91-80-5044999 email:
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