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    SubjectRe: [RFC] add module reference to struct tty_driver
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    > > Woah!  Hm, this is going to cause lots of problems in drivers that have
    > > been assuming that the BKL is grabbed during module unload, and during
    > > open(). Hm, time to just fallback on the argument, "module unloading is
    > > unsafe" :(
    >
    > Note that its the same in 2.4 as well. iirc, the BKL was removed from
    > module loading/unloading sometime in the 2.3 timeline.

    Surely no recent code should be making that assumption anyway - the
    BKL is being removed all over the place.

    John.
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