[vbox-dev] [PATCH] fix file copy in shared folder on Solaris
ramshankar.venkataraman at oracle.com
Mon Nov 7 07:25:46 PST 2011
Seems we cannot drop the lock across the uiomove() call that easily
since we have just one giant lock. The ideal solution would be to write
more fine-grained locking but I doubt that buys us much in terms of
performance since the bottleneck is more likely the HGCM calls anyway.
For the time being this seems good, I've integrated this patch. Thanks a
lot for the contribution!
On 11/ 7/11 01:30 AM, Life is hard, and then you die wrote:
> Attached is a somewhat hackish patch to fix the kernel panic in
> https://www.virtualbox.org/ticket/9862 . There's probably a better
> solution, but I'm not sure what it is. Together with the previous
> rmdir patch it does make the shared folders usable again, though.
> The patch is in the public domain.
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