Re: [PATCH] for lost mail due to NFS cache/locking non-atomicity

Linus Torvalds (
Tue, 1 Dec 1998 19:03:22 -0800 (PST)

There's a pre-131-2 patch there on in the testing
directory. This should have the NFS locking issues worked out (please
test), and also has a rather subtle but potentially very nasty deadlock
due to incorrect semaphore ordering with rmdir() hopefully fixed for good.

Alan, the regparm patches are also there.


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