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From: "Arokux B." <>
To: Andrew Morton <>,
	Christoph Hellwig <>
Subject: Re: An alternative for tasklist_lock in a module?
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2012 19:03:59 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hello Christoph and Andrew,

you are correspondingly the author and signer of the mentioned commit.
Could I get some feedback from you?


On Tue, Jan 31, 2012 at 7:58 PM, Arokux B. <> wrote:
> Hi,
> (for learning purposes) I would like to iterate through all the tasks
> in a module and output different information about them. For this task
> I need to lock the list of all tasks (need I?). I've seen some example
> in the kernel code which lock tasklist_lock. However this symbol
> cannot be used by modules. Its export was removed by
> c59923a15c12d2b3597af913bf234a0ef264a38b commit.
> Is there any other way I can lock the list of tasks then? Or I'm supposed
> not to use this list at all?
> Thanks

  reply	other threads:[~2012-02-02 18:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2012-01-31 18:58 An alternative for tasklist_lock in a module? Arokux B.
2012-02-02 18:03 ` Arokux B. [this message]
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2012-01-30 19:03 Arokux B.

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