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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH 0 of 1] sched: rework locking for dump debugkey.

>>> On 18.01.12 at 17:13, Dario Faggioli <raistlin@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi George, everyone,
> I noticed this issue while going through the scheduling code. Basically,
> for the runq debugkey, locking happens in schedule.c (which we usually
> don't want) and doesn't seem take credit2's runqs<-->CPUs mapping into
> account.
> I think this patch correctly deals with locking in this specific case,
> but of course I'm happy to hear what you think! :-)

Forgot to include/attach the patch?

> I tested the patch with all schedulers, but as you can imagine it's
> quite hard to produce an actual race and see if it is being handled
> properly...
> Thanks and Regards,
> Dario
> -- 
> <<This happens because I choose it to happen!>> (Raistlin Majere)
> -------------------------------------------------------------------
> Dario Faggioli, http://retis.sssup.it/people/faggioli 
> Senior Software Engineer, Citrix Systems R&D Ltd., Cambridge (UK)
> PhD Candidate, ReTiS Lab, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa (Italy)

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