lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2018]   [Nov]   [23]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Sleeping in user_access section
On Fri, Nov 23, 2018 at 01:57:12AM -0800, hpa@zytor.com wrote:
> You should never call a sleeping function from a user_access section.
> It is intended for very limited regions.

So, what happens if the "unsafe" user access causes a page fault that
ends up sleeping?

--
RMK's Patch system: http://www.armlinux.org.uk/developer/patches/
FTTC broadband for 0.8mile line in suburbia: sync at 12.1Mbps down 622kbps up
According to speedtest.net: 11.9Mbps down 500kbps up

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2018-11-23 11:51    [W:0.055 / U:0.732 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site