[patch] POSIX advisory mode lock panic fix by Dfly
joerg at britannica.bec.de
Tue Apr 20 10:06:45 PDT 2004
On Tue, Apr 20, 2004 at 02:24:56PM +0200, Devon H. O'Dell wrote:
> Hey all,
> I've ported my patch for the local kernel panic that I fixed in a patch
> for FreeBSD over to DragonflyBSD as well. It's available at
> http://sitetronics.com/lockfix.dfly.tar.gz. I'd appreciate feedback for
> this .
Beside some typos, this fix provides a very persimistic solution and makes
locking/unlocking impossible in a few cases, were the lock counter doesn't
have to be increased.
I have an optimistic fix for the same problem at
I hope someone else can review it :)
> Please note that this is pretty much a literal copy of the patch I made
> for FreeBSD. It hasn't been thoroughly reviewed by that crowd, so it's
> probably not a bad idea for you guys to do that too .
> Let me know if anything needs to change.
> Kind regards,
Patch, bug & regard welcome, in that order :)
> Devon H. O'Dell
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