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    SubjectRe: [RFC][PATCH 0/4] Object creation with a specified id
    Nick Andrew wrote:
    > On Fri, Apr 04, 2008 at 04:51:29PM +0200, Nadia.Derbey@bull.net wrote:
    >
    >> . echo "LONG XX" > /proc/self/next_id
    >> next object to be created will have an id set to XX
    >> . echo "LONG<n> X0 ... X<n-1>" > /proc/self/next_id
    >> next object to be created will have its ids set to XX0, ... X<n-1>
    >> This is particularly useful for processes that may have several ids if
    >> they belong to nested namespaces.
    >
    >
    > How do you handle race conditions, i.e. you specify the ID for the
    > next object to be created, and then some other thread goes and creates
    > an object before your thread creates one?
    >
    > Nick.

    OK, race problem between threads is fixed. Thanks for finding the issue!

    The new patch series is coming next.

    Regards,
    Nadia



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