basic and stupid question on wait_event and wake_up

Domen Puncer domen.puncer at
Mon Aug 13 19:31:07 EST 2007

On 13/08/07 09:22 +0000, Ming Liu wrote:
> Dear Momen,
> OK. I see now. So you mean condition is only to judge whether a sleeping 
> process could be waken up or not when wake_up() is executed in other 
> processes or interrupt handlers. What really wakes the process up is still 
> the function of wake_up, right? We just execute wake_up() and then check if 
> condition is true. If yes, the process will leave its sleeping and wake up; 
> if not, it keep sleeping. Am I right?



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