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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 5/6] usb/gadget: Do not take BKL for gadget->ops->ioctl
    On Friday 18 June 2010, Michał Nazarewicz wrote:
    > On Tue, 01 Jun 2010 23:04:44 +0200, Arnd Bergmann <> wrote:
    > > There is no gadget driver in the tree that
    > > actually implements the ioctl operation, so
    > > obviously it is not necessary to hold the
    > > BKL around the call.
    > Should the callback in ops be renamed to unlocked_ioctl then as to not
    > create confusion? Just a thought.

    No, we decided that the .unlocked_ioctl naming was a bad idea in the other
    places after all and they should eventually get renamed back to .ioctl
    once all the locked versions are gone.

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