[PATCH] 2.5.6-pre3. Documentation
authorRusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au>
Thu, 7 Mar 2002 08:44:45 +0000 (00:44 -0800)
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@penguin.transmeta.com>
Thu, 7 Mar 2002 08:44:45 +0000 (00:44 -0800)
commit2f41abeb481334d7e3cfedb72645ad0002747f78
tree824c16ee41221887cb869bda501ac032c88dff6c
parent8528eb38020082d6c9a32b7ea39a275c85279bc3
[PATCH] 2.5.6-pre3. Documentation

atomic ops are *not* barriers any more.

Sebastian Wilhelmi <wilhelmi@ira.uka.de>: Re: Question on your "Unreliable Guide To Locking":
  > Yes, this is no longer true.  The modern assumptions are that they are
  > not barriers.
Documentation/DocBook/kernel-locking.tmpl