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    SubjectRe: BKL removal
    commence  Thunder from the hill  quotation:
    > We should rename it to something that actually tells you what it does.
    > BTW, when was lock_kernel()? It must be really old if it still locked the
    > whole kernel.

    It was added during the 1.3 development phase. Dave's paper in the
    OLS proceedings (that was yours, wasn't it?) covers it pretty nicely
    (at least to my kernel-ignorant eyes).

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