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Method for Task Transitions in a High Performance Communications Adapter

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000028708D
Original Publication Date: 2004-May-27
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-May-27

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This invention describes an efficient method for scheduling a suspended persistent task to run, and optionally passing data to that task in the process. In this case, for a high performance message passing adapter, this invention was used extensively to achieve intertask communication and scheduling.