[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
networking guru question
- Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2002 11:00:13 -0400
- From: wr at zelax.ru (Vyacheslav V. Burdjanadze)
- Subject: networking guru question
> But once I got hold of the mbuf chain - is it safe to access / use /
> it without holding the semaphore (well, maybe I need to hold it
> for freeing the chain)?
I'm not Eric and i'm not a guru :-) but yes, you may not hold semaphore once
you got mbuf. You should only obtain it when releasing mbuf chain.
- " Why do you call this software 'beta' ? "
- " Cuz it beta than nothin' ! "