Re: [patch] O(1) sys_exit(), threading, scalable-exit-2.5.31-A6

From: Dave McCracken (
Date: Tue Aug 20 2002 - 09:32:22 EST

--On Tuesday, August 20, 2002 12:36:36 AM +0200 Ingo Molnar <>

> in fact we have this already, almost:
> if (!list_empty(&current->ptrace_children))
> then block (or return -EAGAIN). Instead of the current -ENOCHLD.

No fair adding new code in the middle of a discussion :)

Seriously, that looks like it solves the problem.


Dave McCracken IBM Linux Base Kernel Team 1-512-838-3059 T/L 678-3059

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