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SubjectRe: [JANITOR PROPOSAL] Switch ioctl functions to ->unlocked_ioctl
On Tue, Jan 08, 2008 at 09:31:24PM -0400, Kevin Winchester wrote:
> Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> > On Wednesday 09 January 2008, Andi Kleen wrote:
> >> I imagined it would check for
> >>
> >> +struct file_operations ... = {
> >> + ...
> >> + .ioctl = ...
> >>
> >> That wouldn't catch the case of someone adding only .ioctl to an
> >> already existing file_operations which is not visible in the patch context,
> >> but that should be hopefully rare. The more common case is adding
> >> completely new operations
> >
> > Right, this would work fine. We can probably even have a list of
> > data structures that work like file_operations in this regard.
> >
>
> file_operations & block_device_operations are the only two that I can find.

There are a few like scsi_host_template that don't have a unlocked_ioctl yet,
but that is just something that needs to be fixed.

-Andi


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