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Updated by Alexey Khoroshilov about 8 years ago

> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 10:02 PM, Oliver Neukum <oliver@neukum.org> wrote:
>> > >
>> > > Indeed there's a lot wrong here. The idea of having an interruptible
>> > > sleep in probe() is arcane. You need a very, very, very good reason for that.
> >
> > Can you please explain why interruptible sleep should not be in probe() ?
> > I am curious to know.
-EINTR is supposed to be returned to user space, so that it can repeat
an interrupted syscall.

- There is no user space for probe()
- probe() cannot be easily repeated from user space
- there is no syscall for probe

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