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    SubjectRe: [PATCH v3 0/6] hid: Introduce device groups
    On Mon, 30 Apr 2012, Jiri Kosina wrote:

    > > Ah, yes. I take it you are talking about tty/vt/keyboard.c. So some
    > > random keypress during shutdown triggers the event, which eventually
    > > reaches input_pass_event(). From there on, the trace stays in the
    > > mentioned driver. First kbd_event() gets called, which takes the lock
    > > and goes on to, in turn, call kbd_keycode(), k_handler[2]() ==
    > > k_spec(), fn_handler[9]() == fn_hold(), which goes on to call
    > > stop_tty(). This function comes back to the driver, via con_stop(), as
    > > vt_kbd_con_stop(), which in turn takes the same lock. So unless the
    > > teardown of something in hid affects the choices made in the tty
    > > driver, it appears this is a different problem. Or?
    > I just came to the same conclusion a few minutes ago ... i.e. this is
    > likely unrelated to the patchset and I just triggered it by pure
    > coincidence on the patched kernel.
    > I will keep looking into it a little bit more. Dmitry, any immediate ideas
    > by any chance?

    Okay, someone was able to get lockdep complain about this and Alan is
    apparently on it already:

    So nothing to be worried about.

    Jiri Kosina
    SUSE Labs

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