Subject: Re: newlock
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/03/2006 23:40:33
On Sun, Sep 03, 2006 at 02:30:04PM -0700, Jason Thorpe wrote:
> >2) Mutexes must allow recursation.
> Absolutely NOT.

Absolutely seconded: NOT!

>What's wrong with msleep() as a name?

I guess it collides with a freebsd name, so his "compatibility layer" gets
in trouble.