[patch 2/6 -rt] powerpc 2.6.20-rt8: to convert spinlocks to raw ones.

Sergei Shtylyov sshtylyov at ru.mvista.com
Thu Mar 8 08:21:28 EST 2007


Paul Mackerras wrote:

>>    As I said, this was intended for the -rt patch, hence the question was for 
>>Ingo. I CC'ed the list just to keep people here in a loop.

> OK, fair enough, but I still think the patch description was
> inadequate.  In the -rt context, I would at least expect to see some
> explanation as to why those particular locks needed to be converted.

    I've floowed up to my patch with such explanation. In the context of an-rt 
patch itself, it was just too clear, hence I didn't go into explanations in 
the patch itself. :-)

> Paul.

WBR, Sergei

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