Re: [PATCH] Futex Asynchronous Interface

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Sat Jun 01 2002 - 19:10:19 EST


> Name: Waker can unpin page, rather than waiting process
> Author: Rusty Russell
> Status: Tested in 2.5.20
> Depends: Futex/copy-from-user.patch.gz Futex/unpin-page-fix.patch.gz
> Depends: Futex/waitq.patch.gz
> D: This changes the implementation so that the waker actually unpins
> D: the page. This is preparation for the async interface, where the
> D: process which registered interest is not in the kernel.

What is it? Nice header, did you generate it by hand?

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