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authorJoel Sherrill <joel.sherrill@OARcorp.com>1996-06-05 14:44:03 +0000
committerJoel Sherrill <joel.sherrill@OARcorp.com>1996-06-05 14:44:03 +0000
commit7189a402975bde885bf500e46ddaa3770be512ae (patch)
tree06c46fb56fca4916cf303de7fc0574f9a698500a /cpukit/posix/inline
parent09c1e31dc3e9d4ceb19ac522e906d32f6f820d44 (diff)
downloadrtems-7189a402975bde885bf500e46ddaa3770be512ae.tar.bz2
added comments to to document the definition of posix priority
and how it corresponds to rtems core priority.
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diff --git a/cpukit/posix/inline/rtems/posix/priority.inl b/cpukit/posix/inline/rtems/posix/priority.inl
index c3798ea3a8..7c6e940378 100644
--- a/cpukit/posix/inline/rtems/posix/priority.inl
+++ b/cpukit/posix/inline/rtems/posix/priority.inl
@@ -5,6 +5,14 @@
#ifndef __RTEMS_POSIX_PRIORITY_inl
#define __RTEMS_POSIX_PRIORITY_inl
+/*
+ * 1003.1b-1993,2.2.2.80 definition of priority, p. 19
+ *
+ * "Numericallly higher values represent higher priorities."
+ *
+ * Thus, RTEMS Core has priorities run in the opposite sense of the POSIX API.
+ */
+
STATIC INLINE boolean _POSIX_Priority_Is_valid(
int priority
)