Date: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 21:45:44 +0200 From: Markus Wichmann <nullplan@....net> To: "Michael Kerrisk (man-pages)" <mtk.manpages@...il.com> Cc: musl@...ts.openwall.com Subject: Re: Simple question regarding read-write locks precedence On Tue, Mar 31, 2020 at 09:02:24PM +0200, Michael Kerrisk (man-pages) wrote: > So, is there still something you think needs fixing in the page? > Yes. |This is ignored by glibc because the POSIX requirement to support |recursive writer locks would cause this option to create trivial |deadlocks;[...] There is no POSIX requirement to support recursive writer locks. I think this is meant to say "recursive reader locks". Ciao, Markus
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