From: Kenn Humborg (kenn at domain bluetree.ie)
Date: Wed 18 Aug 1999 - 14:40:07 IST
> >Donncha O Caoimh wrote:
> >> Subject says it all, if Alan were to be persuaded to come to LAID in
> >> Cork this November, what would you all like to hear him talk about?
Writing SMP-safe kernel code. What are the rules? Are there various
spinlocks that code should acquire before doing stuff? What's the correct
order for acquiring multiple locks? Writing efficient and correct
Or pretty much any deep magic.
OS kernels fascinate me. I just wish I had time to work on them
(and an itch that needs scratching to force me to do it...).
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