Subject: Re: Mutex question
To: Hans Petter Selasky <>
From: Matthew Orgass <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/16/2006 09:16:57
On 2006-03-16 wrote:

> If I want to aquire a mutex from:
> 1) Interrupt handler
> 2) Callout (timeout)
> How do I do that? Do I have to use a soft interrupt handler?

  No, you just need to use the right spl calls to block the hard interrupt
in the callout (placed outside the lock).

Matthew Orgass