networking guru question

Vyacheslav V. Burdjanadze wr at
Thu Oct 17 15:00:13 UTC 2002

> But once I got hold of the mbuf chain - is it safe to access / use / 
> release
> it without holding the semaphore (well, maybe I need to hold it
> for freeing the chain)?

I'm not Eric and i'm not a guru :-) but yes, you may not hold semaphore once
you got mbuf. You should only obtain it when releasing mbuf chain.


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