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Re: [PATCH] ia64: Remove custom lowlevellock.h.


On 17 Dec 2014 23:45, Torvald Riegel wrote:
> ia64 seems to use the same implementation of low-level locks as the
> generic Linux lowlevellock.h.  The futex syscalls are somewhat
> different, but Roland thought it shouldn't matter.  Note that the futex
> calls are on the slow path always (except for PI mutexes).
> 
> Removing the custom low-level lock implementation will make further
> refactoring easier, for example adding proper error checking to futex
> operations.
> 
> Not tested at all.  Mike, could you review and test, please?

builds fine & no test regressions -> pushed.  thanks for the cleanup !
-mike

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