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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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