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    * Rusty Russell <> wrote:

    > + /* Delayed cleanup on death of task with uncaring parent. */
    > + struct list_head death;

    > +/* Keventd handles tasks whose parent won't ever release_task them. */
    > +static DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct list_head, unreleased_tasks);
    > +static DEFINE_PER_CPU(struct work_struct, release_task_work);

    no! this removes the whole performance optimization of self-reaping and
    re-introduces the context-switches. Just measure the
    creation/destruction performance of threads. Strong NACK.

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