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  1. #1
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    Mar 2008

    Help me about kernel thread

    Hi All,

    I am using one kernel thread in my module( it is LKM).
    I have added some function pointers in kernel code those function pointers give control to our module whenever module inserted into kernel.
    How can i protect code of our module thread code while running an application on machine
    I have used lock_kernel() and spin_locks() but those doesn't work for me.
    Could you please help me on this, thanks in advance..


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    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    Apr 2009
    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    This is a complex subject and you are not providing NEARLY enough information to help you, which is probably the reason you have had no replies in 2 weeks. What does your module do, and what issues do you have with it interacting with applications?
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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