thread scheduling at mutex unlock

Alfred Perlstein alfred at
Sat May 17 01:50:24 UTC 2008

* Daniel Eischen <deischen at> [080516 14:55] wrote:
> I think to be fair, the contested mutex case should try
> to handoff the mutex, in lieu of any priority protocol
> that is in place for the threads or mutex.  And actually,
> I think in order to properly implement priority mutexes,
> there must be a handoff.

Is this what you are saying?  Because it is what I believe.

- Alfred Perlstein

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