cvs commit: src/sys/kern kern_conf.c

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Fri Oct 13 23:01:20 PDT 2006

In message <200610132049.k9DKnObw045731 at>, Tor Egge writes:
>tegge       2006-10-13 20:49:24 UTC
>  FreeBSD src repository
>  Modified files:
>    sys/kern             kern_conf.c 
>  Log:
>  Wait for thread count to reach zero in destroy_devl() even when no purge
>  method is defined, to avoid memory being modified after free.

This is quite likely to not happen without intervention.  It might
be a good idea to to deliver a signal to the process, if we can find it.

Better of course would be more purge methods.

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