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Re: timers in net/ipv6

To: ak@xxxxxx (Andi Kleen)
Subject: Re: timers in net/ipv6
From: kuznet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Thu, 8 Jun 2000 22:05:03 +0400 (MSK DST)
Cc: ak@xxxxxx, andrewm@xxxxxxxxxx, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <20000608194423.A18631@xxxxxxxxxxx> from "Andi Kleen" at Jun 8, 0 07:44:23 pm
Sender: owner-netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
Hello!

> We no longer have bh protection against timers, so a timer may run

softirqs are not nested. Apparently, you mean scheme,
which we discussed year ago. It was dropped because of utter
complexity, only one softirq per cpu is held now.


> Please fix it for v2.4. I'll put my changes in for 2.5.

OK.

Alexey


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