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Subject[GIT PULL] timer fix

Linus,

Please pull the latest timers-urgent-for-linus git tree from:

git://tesla.tglx.de/git/linux-2.6-tip.git timers-urgent-for-linus

Thanks,

Ingo

------------------>
Peter Zijlstra (1):
cputimer: Cure lock inversion

kernel/posix-cpu-timers.c | 7 ++++---
1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)
diff --git a/kernel/posix-cpu-timers.c b/kernel/posix-cpu-timers.c
index c8008dd..640ded8 100644
--- a/kernel/posix-cpu-timers.c
+++ b/kernel/posix-cpu-timers.c
@@ -274,9 +274,7 @@ void thread_group_cputimer(struct task_struct *tsk, struct task_cputime *times)
struct task_cputime sum;
unsigned long flags;

- spin_lock_irqsave(&cputimer->lock, flags);
if (!cputimer->running) {
- cputimer->running = 1;
/*
* The POSIX timer interface allows for absolute time expiry
* values through the TIMER_ABSTIME flag, therefore we have
@@ -284,8 +282,11 @@ void thread_group_cputimer(struct task_struct *tsk, struct task_cputime *times)
* it.
*/
thread_group_cputime(tsk, &sum);
+ spin_lock_irqsave(&cputimer->lock, flags);
+ cputimer->running = 1;
update_gt_cputime(&cputimer->cputime, &sum);
- }
+ } else
+ spin_lock_irqsave(&cputimer->lock, flags);
*times = cputimer->cputime;
spin_unlock_irqrestore(&cputimer->lock, flags);
}

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