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    SubjectRe: Remaining BKL users, what to do
    > net/appletalk:
    > net/ipx/af_ipx.c:
    > net/irda/af_irda.c:
    > Can probably be saved from retirement in drivers/staging if the
    > maintainers still care.

    IPX and Appletalk both have active users. They also look fairly fixable
    as the lock_kernel just maps to a stack private mutex, or in several
    cases can simply be dropped - its just a push down legacy.

    IRDA may well be a candidate for staging


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