Re: kernel BUG at kernel/exit.c:792!

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Wed Dec 03 2003 - 15:13:12 EST

On Wed, 3 Dec 2003, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> i'd like to keep the BUG() - it has caught this bug

It did nothing of the sort. It didn't catch a bug at all, it _caused_ a

> The next_thread() use of procfs is clearly illegal if it happens after a
> thread has been removed from the tasklist.

Why? I disagree with the "clearly". Even if it were illegal, it sure as
hell is not "clear".

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