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    SubjectRe: [PATCH][ATM] assorted he driver cleanup
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    In message <20030529170621.GX24054@conectiva.com.br>,Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo w
    rites:
    >no, no, I was talking just about the need for HE_SPIN_LOCK wrapper, not the
    >locking, i.e. couldn't it be just:
    >
    >spin_lock_irqsave(&dev->global_lock, flags)
    >
    >used so that it is clear that it is a irqsave variation, etc?

    i suppose i could change it all back. at one point, he_spin_lock()
    was 'optmized' away on non smp machines (since a single cpu doesnt
    tickle the particular h/w problem).

    i didnt want a ton of #ifdef CONFIG_SMP in the driver.
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