[quagga-dev 8506] Re: Node lock in bgp_table.c prevents proper node deletion

Nick Hilliard nick at inex.ie
Tue Feb 8 14:30:02 GMT 2011


On 08/02/2011 03:25, Chris Caputo wrote:
> Maybe some other things have been fixed since July '09 to alleviate the
> need for this bgp_lock_node() in bgp_node_get(), but I am pretty confident
> it was needed back then and nervous about its removal.

I'd like to second that sentiment.  Removing structure locks without a 
thorough description of exactly why the lock is unnecessary is likely to be 
a bad idea.

Nick




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