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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/10] local_t : adding and standardising atomic primitives

    > These patches extend and standardise local_t operations on each architectures,
    > allowing a rich set of atomic operations to be done on per-cpu data with
    > minimal performance impact. On some architectures, there seems to be no
    > difference between the SMP and UP operation (same memory barriers, same
    > LOCking), local.h simply includes asm-generic/local.h, which removes duplicated
    > code.

    Could you provide some Documentation/? Knowing when local_t can be
    used is kind-of important.
    Thanks for all the (sleeping) penguins.
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