Re: [PATCH 1a/7] dlm: core locking

From: Pavel Machek
Date: Mon Apr 25 2005 - 17:48:08 EST


> The core dlm functions. Processes dlm_lock() and dlm_unlock() requests.
> Creates lockspaces which give applications separate contexts/namespaces in
> which to do their locking. Manages locks on resources' grant/convert/wait
> queues. Sends and receives high level locking operations between nodes.
> Delivers completion and blocking callbacks (ast's) to lock holders.
> Manages the distributed directory that tracks the current master node for
> each resource.

dlm stands for "distributed lock manager"? Is this component of lustre
or what

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I'd read this as GPL v0.2. You have one dot too many... Also it would
be nice to use less stars, as other kernel sources do...


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