[PATCH] CTDB protocol and client fixes

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Nov 24 09:21:44 UTC 2015

On Tue, Nov 24, 2015 at 07:53:43PM +1100, Martin Schwenke wrote:
> * Disallow nested event loops at compile time by not passing an
>   event context around.  Then you need to create temporary event
>   contexts, do repeated set-up and tear-down and, depending on whose
>   eyes you are looking with, you end up with more complexity.
> * Do the setup once, use generic packet processing under the hood and
>   let tevent's run-time nesting detection catch the nesting if someone
>   writes bad code.

For generic file server code it will take Metze and Jeremy
to convince me that nested event loops are a requirement now
again. I know that my mental capabilities are just too
limited to debug them, sorry. Maybe I should have gotten my
PhD in algebraic topology before I start coding Samba.


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