Subject: Re: SMP API things, lock debugging, etc.
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Eduardo E. Horvath <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 07/27/1999 10:09:27
On Tue, 27 Jul 1999, Jason Thorpe wrote:

> 		- u_long ci_spin_locks: number of spin locks held by
> 		  this processor
> 		- u_long ci_simple_locks: number of simple locks held
> 		  by this processor

What's the difference between a simpe_lock and a spin_lock?

Eduardo Horvath
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