Re: CLONE_DETACHED and exit notification (was user-vm-unlock-2.5.31-A2)

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Fri Aug 16 2002 - 12:34:18 EST

On Fri, 16 Aug 2002, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> having looked at threading libraries i can tell you that any library
> writer who cares about performance would use a futex for exit
> notification.

Oh, good. If it turns out that even pthreads wants the futex, let's just
do it that way. Pls send in a patch once you have something tested ready,

Much cleaner.


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