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    SubjectRe: [patch 1/1] schedule removal of FUTEX_FD
    Ar Maw, 2006-10-31 am 15:09 -0800, ysgrifennodd
    > From: Andrew Morton <>
    > Apparently FUTEX_FD is unfixably racy and nothing uses it (or if it does, it
    > shouldn't).
    > Add a warning printk, give any remaining users six months to migrate off it.

    Andrew - please use time based rate limits for this sort of thing, that
    way you actually get to see who is actually using it. Probably doesn't
    matter for the FUTEX_FD case as nobody does, but in general the 'ten
    times during boot' approach is not as good as ratelimit(): Perhaps
    net_ratelimit() ought to become more general ?

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