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Any results?

Any results?

Posted Jun 4, 2006 3:54 UTC (Sun) by nevets (subscriber, #11875)
In reply to: Any results? by arjan
Parent article: The kernel lock validator

the ratio of "false positive" and real bugs is about 1:1 so far, where the false positives generally are doing some fishy-but-happens-to-be-ok locking most of the time.

And as Ingo already pointed out. The fishy-but-happens-to-be-ok are now nicely documented by the work arounds to (in akpm's words) make-lockdep-shut-up patches. ;)


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