Re: [patch -rt 1/2] KVM: use simple waitqueue for vcpu->wq

From: Sebastian Andrzej Siewior
Date: Tue Feb 17 2015 - 12:44:48 EST

* Peter Zijlstra | 2015-01-21 16:07:16 [+0100]:

>On Tue, Jan 20, 2015 at 01:16:13PM -0500, Steven Rostedt wrote:
>> I'm actually wondering if we should just nuke the _interruptible()
>> version of swait. As it should only be all interruptible or all not
>> interruptible, that the swait_wake() should just do the wake up
>> regardless. In which case, swait_wake() is good enough. No need to have
>> different versions where people may think do something special.
>> Peter?
>Yeah, I think the lastest thing I have sitting here on my disk only has
>the swake_up() which does TASK_NORMAL, no choice there.

what is the swait status in terms of mainline? This sounds like it
beeing worked on.
I could take the series but then I would drop it again if the mainline
implementation changesâ

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