View All num of num See all Photos VMware www.vmware.com Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 1.7k Reviews 4.0k Salaries 550 Interviews 1.2k Jobs Follow Add Interview Follow Add Interview Interview Question Member of Technical Staff Interview VMware If there is one spin lock used for N different thread and each thread has its local variable which is just incremented by 1. If these threads are running all together on N cpus will after say 10 seconds the count of all the local variable be same. different? why? Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 1 Answer ▲ 0 ▼ As spinlock does not guarantee fairness the answer is the values may be different. Interview Candidate on Oct 31, 2013 Interviews > Member of Technical Staff > VMware Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.