Subject: Re: calling tsleep() from below routines considered evil?
To: None <>
From: Matt Thomas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/28/1995 19:00:11
> Is it allowed to call a tsleep() from inside a timer int?

Absolutely not.  tsleep() is only valid from in process context.  The
timer interrupt are in interrupt-context and so you aren't allowed to

Either you will need to use timeout() or arrange for this processing
to be done in process context.

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