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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Fix preemption off of irq context on x86-64 with PREEMPT_BKL
    On Sun, Mar 27, 2005 at 01:19:06AM +0100, Christophe Saout wrote:
    > Hi,
    >
    > > x86_64-fix-config_preempt.patch
    > > x86_64: Fix CONFIG_PREEMPT
    >
    > This patch causes another bug to show up some lines below with
    > CONFIG_PREEMPT_BKL. schedule releases the BKL which it shouldn't do.
    >
    > Call preempt_schedule_irq instead (like for i386). This seems to fix the
    > easily reproducible filesystem errors I've seen (with reiserfs, which
    > heavily relies on the BKL).

    I would not apply this one for now. It needs checking if the
    patch that requires this change does not require more changes.

    -Andi


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