Re: qla1280 bandaid

From: Jes Sorensen <jes_at_trained-monkey.org>
Date: 2003-09-04 02:46:19
>>>>> "Christoph" == Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> writes:

Christoph> On Tue, Sep 02, 2003 at 02:57:15PM +1000, Peter Chubb
Christoph> wrote:
>>  Hi Jes, The problem is that bus_reset drops the HOST_LOCK when it
>> calls schedule_timeout, but when it's called from the
>> initialisation code, HOST_LOCK isn't actually held.
>> 
>> The appended patch fixes this; however, I'm not sure that it's
>> correct, because I couldn't work out easily whether the HOST_LOCK
>> is held or not on all paths to qla1280_bus_reset().

Christoph> Right fix would probably be to take the lock always before
Christoph> calling..

Peter and Christoph,

Thanks for the info, I'll take a look at integrating this into the
next version.

Cheers,
Jes
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