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In message <20030827065016.GA11214@Synopsys.COM> you write:
> Btw, what could that spurious wakeups be?

I don't know, but every other primitive in the kernel handles it, so
we should too.

> It set to loop unconditionally, so if the source of wakeup insists on
> wakeing up the code could result in endless loop, right?

Yes. If someone wakes you up, you will wake up. If someone wakes you
up an infinite number of times, you will wake up an infinite number of
times. cf. waitqueues.

Hope that clarifies,
Rusty.
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