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Re: pthread_mutex_trylock() "blocks" when it should not

From: Ulrich Drepper
Subject: Re: pthread_mutex_trylock() "blocks" when it should not
Date: 02 Apr 2002 21:33:24 -0800

On Wed, 2002-03-27 at 01:09, Paul Davis wrote:

> However, in the code for pthread_mutex_trylock(), an attempt is made
> to acquire the "spinlock" for the mutex. If this fails, we call
> sched_yield()

What code are you talking about?  What configuration?

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