need for another mutex type/flag?
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Jan 25 00:18:46 PST 2009
In message <497BA91D.805 at elischer.org>, Julian Elischer writes:
>I would like to be able to add a flag to a mutex
>that tags it as a 'leaf' mutex. As a result it would be illegal
>to take any other mutex while holding a leaf mutex.
I second that, even if the flag is purely documentary, it is a
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