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SubjectRe: [RFC] New locking primitive for 2.5
On February 7, 2002 09:36 pm, wrote:
> > P.S. If this is going to turn into another priority-inheritance flame, I
> > am stopping here. Let's take it off-list or just drop it, please. I'd
> > much prefer to discuss the current combilock issue which is at hand. ;)
> It's the same issue.

Not necessarily, look at Ingo's observation about replacing semaphores with
combi-locks as opposed to replacing spinlocks with combi-locks.

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