Child crashes when the backend is down

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Wed May 2 15:59:47 CEST 2007

In message <ujrabwnz5qr.fsf at>, Dag-Erling =?iso-8859-1?Q?Sm=F8rgrav?= writes:
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>"Poul-Henning Kamp" <phk at> writes:
>> Obviously nobody else will ever check the busy flag in that case,
>> so the locking isn't necessary.
>HSH_Ref() and HSH_Deref() already check that o->objhead !=3D NULL before
>trying to lock the mutex, so I applied the same logic to HSH_Unbusy().
>Is this a suitable fix?

Yes, I think so.

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