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SubjectRe: Killing tasklet from interrupt
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On Mon, Mar 18, 2002 at 03:38:29PM -0500, Richard B. Johnson wrote:
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> You have the tasklet kill itself the next time it executes. Set some
> flag so it knows it should give up its timer-slot and expire. The
> interrupt sets the flag. It doesn't do anything else.

I already have this flag and my code mostly work like this, so
that would be trivial to do.
I looked at the code, and you are right, killing the tasklet
within itself is by far the safest way to do it. It's a shame that the
code doesn't explitely allow for it (i.e. you will deadlock every time
in tasklet_unlock_wait(t);).

Thanks, and have fun...

Jean
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