Re: heavy handed exit() in latest BK

From: Linus Torvalds (
Date: Sat Feb 08 2003 - 23:57:41 EST

On Sat, 8 Feb 2003, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> Looks like kernel threads still go crazy at shutdown. I saw the migration
> threads apparently hogging the CPU.

Never mind, I didn't merge your patch correctly, I still had my old one
there that allowed setting signal-pending even for a blocked signal (and
thus would confuse all the kernel threads that didn't expect to ever have
somebody claim they had pending signals).

I think your patch is ok.


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