Re: [PATCH]: tty buffering limit

From: Paul Fulghum
Date: Fri Jul 28 2006 - 11:34:43 EST

Alan Cox wrote:
Certain people seem to have assumed tty->throttled was 'advisory'. In
the absence of tty->author->throttle(), it seems we should keep a simple
limit of our own to avoid problems when this occurs.

Looks reasonable as a general failsafe. There
may be other pathological cases it protects against.

I'll start banging on it.

Paul Fulghum
Microgate Systems, Ltd.
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