Coda File System

Re: LWPs in Coda and native platform threads6

From: Jim Doyle <>
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 1998 16:50:30 -0400 (EDT)
> lead to chaos with preemptive threads. 
> Removing all trace of LWP from Coda would involve finding all the critical
> sections and protecting them with mutexes, which would be very

Oh... Very scary. Now I see what this is not a trivial project.

Where would one start with such an endeavor, without disrupting
the continuity of new feature development and bugfixes elsewhere
in the Coda project?

-- Jim

Jim Doyle                         Boston University   Information Technology
Systems Analyst/Programmer        email:   Distributed Systems 			      tel. (617)-353-8248
Received on 1998-07-27 16:54:52