cvs commit: src/sys/kern kern_synch.c

Jeff Roberson jroberson at
Wed Feb 22 12:59:37 PST 2006

On Wed, 22 Feb 2006, Colin Percival wrote:

> John Baldwin wrote:
>>   Log:
>>   Fixup some comments.  Mutexes's are locked, not entered for several years
> What's the difference?  I thought "lock a mutex", "enter a mutex", and "pick
> up a lock" were all interchangeable.

The api used to be mtx_enter().  It's nice to have consistent comments so 
we don't confuse new developers or non-native english speakers.

> Colin Percival

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