Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/21/2004 16:12:24
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On Jun 21, 2004, at 12:36 PM, Bill Studenmund wrote:

> I'm not fully sure why, but I'm more comfortable with this complexity 
> in
> the lock manager.

I'm not.  The more overhead the locking primitives we have are (and 
lockmgr is pretty heavy-weight), we can pretty much never hope to have 
a scalable MP implementation.

Put complexity in the things that require it, don't add complexity to 
places where it is seldom needed.

         -- Jason R. Thorpe <>

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