[lkml]   [2003]   [Jun]   [6]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH][ATM] use rtnl_{lock,unlock} during device operations (take 2)
In message <>,Werner Almesberger writes:
>The data plane, yes. But the control/configuration plane is
>synchronous. And it also makes sure that the driver stops
>doing asynchronous things when removing a VCC.

but parts of the control/config plane still arent synchronus.
how about atm_async_release()? actually i believe its up to
the driver author to make sure that a vcc isnt used after the
close completes. but very few (if any) try to do this.
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: 2005-03-22 13:36    [from the cache]
©2003-2014 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital Ocean