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    SubjectRe: [PATCH][5/8] Arch agnostic completely out of line locks / ppc64
    * William Lee Irwin III <> wrote:
    >> Well, there are patches that do this along with other more useful
    >> things in the works (my spin on this is en route shortly, sorry the
    >> response was delayed due to a power failure).

    On Fri, Sep 10, 2004 at 09:40:34AM +0200, Ingo Molnar wrote:
    > i already sent the full solution that primarily solves the SMP &&
    > PREEMPT latency problems but also solves the section issue, two days
    > ago:

    When I noticed there was work to do along the lines of creating
    read_trylock() primitives I dropped the ->break_lock -less variant I
    had brewed up and directed Linus to your patch.

    -- wli
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