DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-02
Re: Diary entry RFS (request for submissions)
On Sun, Feb 15, 2004 at 11:41:31AM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote:
> I haven't updated the diary since December 1st so I've spent a little
> time adding a bunch of stuff. If you want to add something, just email
> it to submit@ (or add it yourself if you are a committer).
> I also cleaned up tablecg a bit, so the site no longer generates
> 'index.html' on the sidebar. Instead it just highlights the section
> header (like I should have done in the first place).
> Matthew Dillon
Something good that one of you can add to the diary would be a
reference to the recently discovered pmap races. This reference
can point to the recent mailing list thread and would benefit both
the FreeBSD and DragonFly communities.
FWIW, Peter Wemm suspected that a similar race existed and made a
mention of it to me over 2 months ago, but both having been swamped
with other work at the time had neglected to persue details. So now
that it's been defined and exposed, it would be a shame to lose the
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