locking in a device driver

Julian Elischer julian at elischer.org
Wed Nov 2 11:13:28 PST 2005

Dinesh Nair wrote:

> On 11/02/05 06:12 Julian Elischer said the following:
>> depends on what they are using it for..
>> if it's  a WAN interface, then splimp. (INTR_TYPE_NET)
>> if ppp or several other moduels are loaded, teh tty and net masks are 
>> combined anyhow..
> it's a quad-span E1/T1 line card which would be carrying voice PRIs. 
> the card interrupts every 1000 times a second.
I'd go for NET
with data/voice convergence, it makes sense to me.

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