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SubjectRe: [patch] inotify: fix deadlock found by lockdep

* Arjan van de Ven <> wrote:

> Subject: [patch] inotify: fix deadlock found by lockdep
> From: Arjan van de Ven <>
> This is a real deadlock, a nice complex one:
> (warning: long explanation follows so that Andrew can have a complete
> patch description)
> it's an ABCDA deadlock:
> A iprune_mutex
> B inode->inotify_mutex
> C ih->mutex
> D dev->ev_mutex


Acked-by: Ingo Molnar <>

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