Re: [PATCH v2 2/3] mutex: add support for reservation style locks, v2
From: Steven Rostedt
Date: Tue Apr 09 2013 - 18:18:40 EST
On Tue, Apr 02, 2013 at 06:59:14PM +0200, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> So how about we call the thing something like:
> struct ww_mutex; /* wound/wait */
Reading this I can't help but think of Elmer Fudd saying "Round Robin"
as "Wound Wobin"
> int mutex_wound_lock(struct ww_mutex *); /* returns -EDEADLK */
> int mutex_wait_lock(struct ww_mutex *); /* does not fail */
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