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From "Garrett Rooney" <roo...@electricjellyfish.net>
Subject Re: creating new lbmethod for mod_proxy_balancer
Date Mon, 25 Sep 2006 15:00:11 GMT
On 9/25/06, Ruediger Pluem <rpluem@apache.org> wrote:

> After having a look in the code I am just wondering why we do not have any
> locks around when changing this shared data / do not use atomics when increasing
> e.g the value for the number of read bytes (worker->s->read). Is this correct?

That's a good question...  To be entirely correct, I believe atomics
should be used (and it would have to be actual atomics, not the bogus
fallbacks based on a cache of mutexes we use if we don't have real
atomics on the platform).

-garrett

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