[lkml]   [2007]   [Feb]   [19]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/3] net/bridge/br_if.c: don't use _WORK_NAR
Oleg Nesterov <> wrote:

> Afaics, noautorel work_struct buys nothing for "struct net_bridge_port".

You may be right.

> If del_nbp()->cancel_delayed_work(&p->carrier_check) fails, port_carrier_check
> may be called later anyway.

Called by what? Something outside of br_if.c?

> So the reading of *work in port_carrier_check() is equally unsafe with or
> without this patch.

Hmmm... cancel_delayed_work() in del_nbp() probably ought to be followed by a

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2007-02-19 12:31    [W:0.072 / U:0.252 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site