[ovs-dev] [PATCH] timeval: Block SIGALRM when sleeping.

Ethan Jackson ethan at nicira.com
Tue Oct 16 22:03:30 UTC 2012

Thanks, I've merged this.


On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 6:09 PM, Ben Pfaff <blp at nicira.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 15, 2012 at 05:14:31PM -0700, Ethan Jackson wrote:
>> Commit 00a16895 (timeval: Don't require signals for time_alarm().)
>> Incorrectly disabled signals when when CACHE_TIME was disabled.  In
>> fact, the reverse was correct.  As a result of this bug, OVS would
>> wake once every 100ms unnecessarily.  It shouldn't have affected
>> correctness otherwise.
>> Signed-off-by: Ethan Jackson <ethan at nicira.com>
> Good catch, thank you.

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