Re: [PATCH] doc: memory-barriers.txt: Correct example for reorderings

From: Pranith Kumar
Date: Thu Aug 28 2014 - 17:16:26 EST

On Thu, Aug 28, 2014 at 5:00 PM, Paul E. McKenney
<paulmck@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I am really confused by the ordering of the new lines, as I would have
> expected the "x"s to be replaced with "y"s and vice versa. But the
> ordering of the various combinations does not matter, and each line
> looks OK.

Since x = A was replaced by x = B and y = B was replaced by y = A, I
just converted all x = load A to x = load B. Similarly for y. I think
we can do either this or as you suggested replacing x's with y's.

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