lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Aug]   [15]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: [patch] user-vm-unlock-2.5.31-A2

On Fri, 16 Aug 2002, Ingo Molnar wrote:
>
> personally i'd make it even more compact by merging the two clone flags as
> well, something along: CLONE_MANAGE_TID. I cannot see any reason for a
> thread library to use one of the bits only.

A thread library - maybe not. But the SETTID thing makes sense even for a
fork() user to avoid the fork/SIGCHLD race condition. In contrast, a
CLRTID does _not_ make sense in that situation, so I actually think they
are two separate issues (and should thus be two separate bits).

Linus

-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:28    [W:0.099 / U:1.608 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site