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Re: soft interrupts mutex condition variable
I found the answer -- sorry for the noise :-)
The kernel does not allow software interrupts to use facilities or per-
form actions that are likely to block for a significant amount of time.
This means that it's not valid for a software interrupt to sleep on con-
On Jan 20, 2010, at 9:10 PM, Frank Zerangue wrote:
> As an adaptive mutex is the preferred synchronization mechanism between LWP's
> and soft interrupt handlers, is a condition variable wait allowed within a
> soft interrupt handler?
> Frank Zerangue
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