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hi, i gone through tasklets and waitqueues , i have one doubt regarding atomicity. tasklets are very fast and tasklet code must be " atomic ". what is meant by ...
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    hi,

    i gone through tasklets and waitqueues , i have one doubt regarding atomicity.

    tasklets are very fast and tasklet code must be "atomic".

    what is meant by atomic iam unable get this in which context it is used ?

    could anybody please tell me.

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    A code or a block of code is said to be atomic, if no context switching takes place when the atomic code/block is under execution.
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