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Re: pthread library related

On Thu, May 19, 2016 at 01:36:29PM -0400, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> You can see how FreeBSD is implementing them; it is a lot of code to do
> this and would require some architectural review. The relevant files are:
> We don't have such mutex functionality in our kernel. Implementing this
> would be a GSoC project in itself.

I don't think we want to use futexes in general. I'm not even sure I
care about performance for something horrible like "robust" mutexes at
all. A good starting point might to just extend the existing semaphores,
if necessary.


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