Subject: Re: Please Revert newlock2
To: Bucky Katz <>
From: Bucky Katz <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/20/2007 22:08:46
Daniel Carosone <> writes:

> On Tue, Feb 20, 2007 at 08:21:05PM -0800, Bucky Katz wrote:
>> If I haven't used up too much of my "cred", would it be possible to
>> get all of our fixes pulled up into 4.0,?
> We're very interested in fixes for SA (and related pthread, and
> anything else). These will be in the upcoming 4.x release, which
> we'll be supporting for some considerable time yet (until 6.x,
> according to our usual maintenance policy to date).

In this case, it's not the SA threads I'm worried about, it's the OMAP
port. Someone in current volunteered to pull that up to 4.0, and since
I can't get m:n threads in -current, that seems like the least
difficult way for us to get back to work.