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    > > It should be ok SMP - it could be more polite thats all
    >
    > Any quick pointers on this? (Pointer to parts of other drivers that
    > are 'nicer' would be great). I'm going to add a second CPU to this P2
    > soon, so I will have some (minor) incentive to improve things here.

    Basically it hogs the kernel lock. Much of that code could do
    an unlock_kernel()/lock_kernel()


    > breaking Connectix scheme (reset and try to handshake). I don't have a
    > printer hooked up though, so it's on the 'possibly nice to make time
    > for' pile.

    True

    > I guess I missed '5. V4L2 compatability' too.

    Let the API settle first

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