From: Alex Gaynor <email@example.com>
To: Carlos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: rust-for-linux <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Exposing semaphores
Date: Mon, 26 Apr 2021 20:08:43 -0400 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAFRnB2XTJ_bSoMXz44McH8153rAW0+h--zN_+W-hw+gMsEL95Q@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
It sounds like you already identified it, but yup, that'd be my major
piece of advice, follow the conventions and traits use in the other
sync/ locking types:
Glad to hear you're already diving into scull!
On Mon, Apr 26, 2021 at 8:02 PM Carlos <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hello to all,
> I recently began assessing what functionality from the kernel is missing
> for implementing a basic scull driver.
> Semaphores are the first missing primitive that caught my attention, and
> being such an important part of the kernel itself, I will make exposing
> this functionality my first priority instead.
> It should be pretty straightforward, following the stablished convention of
> leveraging the kernel API.
> Any comments before I dig in?
All that is necessary for evil to succeed is for good people to do nothing.
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2021-04-27 0:08 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2021-04-27 0:02 Exposing semaphores Carlos
2021-04-27 0:08 ` Alex Gaynor [this message]
2021-04-27 0:12 ` Wedson Almeida Filho
2021-04-27 1:43 ` Samantha Miller
2021-04-27 11:00 ` Sven Van Asbroeck
2021-04-27 10:18 ` Sven Van Asbroeck
2021-04-27 10:58 ` Greg KH
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