Re: [patch 7/8] fdmap v2 - implement sys_socket2

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Fri Jun 08 2007 - 20:07:53 EST

On Fri, 8 Jun 2007, Davide Libenzi wrote:
> On Fri, 8 Jun 2007, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> >
> > You need things to be *repeatable* for debugging. No ifs, buts, or maybes
> > about it.
> It all depends on how you use the file descriptor.

Read what I wrote. "for debugging".

If your code is bug-free, and does what you intend it to do, everything is
fine. But you wouldn't be doing debugging then, would you?

For debugging, it does _not_ depend on "how you use the file descriptor".
The whole _point_ is that something does something wrong. Maybe you
_intended_ to use the file descriptor some way, and the bug was that you

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