On 08/15, Esben Nielsen wrote:
On Tue, 15 Aug 2006, Oleg Nesterov wrote:
task->pi_blocked_on != NULL, we hold task->pi_blocked_on->lock->wait_lock.
Can it go away ?
That is correct. But does it make the code more readable?
Well, in my opinion - yes. But yes, it's only my personal feeling :)
When you read
the code you shouldn't need to go into that kind of complicated arguments
to see the correctness - unless the code can't be written otherwise.
Sure, this needs a comment.