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Re: help offered

To: ariel@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Subject: Re: help offered
From: Miguel de Icaza <miguel@nuclecu.unam.mx>
Date: Thu, 26 Nov 1998 16:17:43 -0600
Cc: galibert@pobox.com, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <199811252037.MAA37649@oz.engr.sgi.com> (ariel@oz.engr.sgi.com)
References: <199811252037.MAA37649@oz.engr.sgi.com>
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
>         1) Which "serious" (i.e not 'getpid') system calls are
>            now reentrant ?

Very few and neither the file system layer nor the networking layer
have been properly fine-grain locked for this task to make sense. 

Linux is still far from competnig with IRIX and Solaris in this
field. 

Miguel.

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