Subject: Re: Speeding up fork/wait path
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/06/2003 09:09:05
On Thu, Nov 06, 2003 at 09:13:21AM +0100, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
> Note KERNEL_PROC_LOCK() is held until lwp_exit2() is called.

yes - but someday the 'big lock' will get killed.
IMHO We ought not to be writing new stuff that relies heavily on it.


David Laight: