[linux-dvb] [BUG] flexcop lockdep

Antti Seppälä ajhseppa at niksula.hut.fi
Fri Apr 6 15:26:20 CEST 2007


Patrick Boettcher wrote:

> Someone outthere with a SMP-system and a flexcop who could see if e.g. 
> dvbscan or dvbtraffic is killing the system/flexcop when removing the 
> irq_lock?
> 
> Patrick.


I've now been torturing my SMP box for over three hours with various dvb 
-related activities (dvbtraffic, dvbscan, vdr) without the irq_lock in 
flexcop driver. So far I haven't noticed any problems in operation 
whatsoever.

Maybe the spinlock really should go?

-- 
Antti Seppälä




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