Re: [patch] lockless, scalable get_pid(), for_each_process() elimination, 2.5.35-BK

From: Rik van Riel (
Date: Wed Sep 18 2002 - 10:37:57 EST

On Wed, 18 Sep 2002, Cort Dougan wrote:

> Can we get a lockless, scalable, fault-tolerant, pre-emption safe,
> zero-copy and distributed get_pid() that meets the Carrier Grade
> specification? If at all possible I need it to do garbage collection, too.

Anything better than a get_pid() that triggers the NMI oopser
when wli runs tiobench with 1024 threads ;)


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