HEADS UP: inpcb/inpcbinfo rwlocking: coming to a 7-STABLE branch near you

Kip Macy kmacy at freebsd.org
Mon Aug 18 22:45:59 UTC 2008

On Mon, Aug 18, 2008 at 3:42 PM, Mike Tancsa <mike at sentex.net> wrote:
> At 06:32 PM 8/18/2008, Kip Macy wrote:
>> Hi Mike,
>> Could you please check that this doesn't happen on HEAD as well? This
>> same code has been in 8 since shortly after the branch.
> Hi,
>        I dont have any easy way to migrate the box to HEAD and then back.
>  Can I just boot a kernel from HEAD ?

Yes. That should work fine. A couple of utilities won't work (ps and
netstat) but other than that it should be testable.

> I noticed on the commits prior to some of those files,
> (e.g.
> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/cvs-src/2008-July/093223.html
> )
> "MFC an ABI compatible implementation of Multiple routing tables."
> Is it possible your commit makes some assumptions that dont jive with that?

It is indeed possible. That would make the most sense.


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