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SubjectRe: [patch] 2.5 videodev redesign -- #3
> > Comments?  Bugs?  I plan to feed this to Linus soon ...
> Hi,
> it seems to me that you are not holding the BKL during
> the open method of the individual driver. This will
> cause races with unplugging on some USB cameras.

What race exactly?

I don't want videodev.c know details about the devices, it doesn't
belong there. If a usb cam needs locking, the usb cam's open() function
should do that then. I'll prefare fixing the usb drivers instead of
calling driver->open() with BKL held.


#include </dev/tty>
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