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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Remove needless BKL from release functions
On Thu, Nov 22, 2001 at 09:30:06AM -0300, Horst von Brand wrote:
> > Nope, it's fine to remove it. Input is racy all over the place and the list
> > are modified somewhere else without any locking anyways.
> "It is broken anyway, breaking it some more makes no difference"!?

Wether you lock access to shared data at one or zero points doesn't matter,
so it's not breaking it more.


Of course it doesn't work. We've performed a software upgrade.
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