How priority propagation works on read/write lock?

Kamal R. Prasad kamalpr at
Sun Jan 15 21:08:49 PST 2006

you mean, boosting the priority of a reader would be required to avoid
priority inversion, but difficult to implement?


On 1/14/06, John Baldwin <jhb at> wrote:

> I think you just kind of punt and do a best effort.  Trying to manage a
> list
> of current read lock holders would be a bit PITA.

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