[lkml]   [2016]   [Oct]   [20]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH 1/2] scsi: smartpqi: Replace semaphore sync_request_sem with mutex
On Thursday, October 20, 2016 2:24:01 PM CEST Binoy Jayan wrote:
> Semaphores are going away in the future, so replace the semaphore
> sync_request_sem with the a mutex lock. timeout_msecs is not used
> for the lock sync_request_sem, so remove the timed locking too.
> Signed-off-by: Binoy Jayan <>

The patch looks correct to me, but I think if you remove the support
for handling timeouts, you should update the prototype of
pqi_submit_raid_request_synchronous to no longer pass the timeout
argument in the first place.


 \ /
  Last update: 2016-10-20 11:08    [W:0.087 / U:3.824 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site