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From: Davidlohr Bueso <>
To: Oleg Nesterov <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 0/2] sched: Introduce rcuwait
Date: Tue, 10 Jan 2017 11:37:36 -0800
Message-ID: <20170110193736.GA10639@linux-80c1.suse> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Tue, 10 Jan 2017, Oleg Nesterov wrote:

>Well, speaking of naming, rcuwait_trywake() doesn't look good to me,
>rcuwait_wake_up() looks better, "try" is misleading imo. But this is
>cosmetic/subjective too.

I actually added the 'try' on second thought -- in that for the particular
pcpu-rwsem user, obviously most of the time the wakeup will not actually
occur. But yeah, I'd have no problem just naming it rcuwait_wake_up().

>Reviewed-by: Oleg Nesterov <>


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Thread overview: 11+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2016-12-22 17:01 Davidlohr Bueso
2016-12-22 17:01 ` [PATCH 1/2] sched: Introduce rcuwait machinery Davidlohr Bueso
2016-12-22 19:27   ` kbuild test robot
2017-01-03 23:20     ` Davidlohr Bueso
2016-12-22 19:55   ` kbuild test robot
2017-01-16  1:32   ` Davidlohr Bueso
2017-01-17 17:41     ` Oleg Nesterov
2016-12-22 17:01 ` [PATCH 2/2] locking/percpu-rwsem: Replace waitqueue with rcuwait Davidlohr Bueso
2017-01-09 18:26 ` [PATCH 0/2] sched: Introduce rcuwait Davidlohr Bueso
2017-01-10 18:35   ` Oleg Nesterov
2017-01-10 19:37     ` Davidlohr Bueso [this message]

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