[ovs-dev] [idl 1/2] ovsdb-idl: Fix atomicity of writes that don't change a column's value.

Ben Pfaff blp at nicira.com
Fri Apr 8 21:01:11 UTC 2011


On Fri, Apr 08, 2011 at 10:52:38AM -0700, Andrew Evans wrote:
> On 4/8/11 10:27 AM, Ben Pfaff wrote:
> > On Fri, Apr 08, 2011 at 10:25:26AM -0700, Andrew Evans wrote:
> >> What prevents another client from writing a different value since we
> >> last read the row?
> > 
> > A write-only column is only suitable for a client that owns a
> > particular column.  This is documented in ovsdb-idl.h:
> 
> Thanks, that makes sense. The patch looks correct to me.

Thank you for the reviews.  I pushed out these two commits.



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