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Re: System crash in tcp_fragment()

To: kuznet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: System crash in tcp_fragment()
From: Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 21 May 2002 01:54:07 +0200
Cc: george anzinger <george@xxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, linux-net@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, davem@xxxxxxxxxx, ak@xxxxxx, pekkas@xxxxxxxxxx
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> And also your reasoning about smp_processor_id() sounds strange,
> preemption code must reschedule thread preemted in the kernel to the
> same cpu, it is enough to avoid troubles with this. 

It's unfortunately the truth. Even in_interrupt() is buggy current 
on SMP preemptive.

-Andi


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