witness oddity

Andrew Gallatin gallatin at cs.duke.edu
Fri Sep 10 14:11:57 PDT 2004


John Baldwin writes:
 > >
 > > Does witness know at the time that it emits the warning that its a
 > > "class" type of reversal, rather than a reversal based on previous
 > > observations?  If so, would it be possible to emit a warning saying
 > > something like "Holding a sleep mutex while acquiring an sx lock is
 > > probited by law" (maybe add " violators will be shot" for grins ;)
 > 
 > That's a possibility yes.
 > 

Thanks... I think that might be helpful..

Drew



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