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SubjectRe: [PATCH] memory-barriers.txt: Fix typo in pairing example
On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 02:16:00AM +0800, Scott Tsai wrote:
> In the "general barrier pairing with implicit control depdendency"
> example, the last write by CPU 1 was meant to change variable x and not
> y. The example would be pretty uninteresting if no CPU ever changes x
> and the variable was initialized to zero.
>
> Signed-off-by: Scott Tsai <scottt@scottt.tw>

Queued for review, thank you!!!

Thanx, Paul

> ---
> Documentation/memory-barriers.txt | 2 +-
> 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)
>
> diff --git a/Documentation/memory-barriers.txt b/Documentation/memory-barriers.txt
> index b759a60624fd..468894a705a9 100644
> --- a/Documentation/memory-barriers.txt
> +++ b/Documentation/memory-barriers.txt
> @@ -968,7 +968,7 @@ Or even:
> =============== ===============================
> r1 = READ_ONCE(y);
> <general barrier>
> - WRITE_ONCE(y, 1); if (r2 = READ_ONCE(x)) {
> + WRITE_ONCE(x, 1); if (r2 = READ_ONCE(x)) {
> <implicit control dependency>
> WRITE_ONCE(y, 1);
> }
> --
> 2.13.5
>

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