[linux-dvb] s2-lipliandvb oops (cx88) -> cx88 maintainer ?

Mauro Carvalho Chehab mchehab at infradead.org
Thu Jan 8 02:37:27 CET 2009


On Tue, 06 Jan 2009 19:33:36 -0500
Andy Walls <awalls at radix.net> wrote:

> Thanks for the report.  That's actually exactly what I would expect. 
> 
> The race I think happens should only happen after the first device is
> added to the cx8802_devlist and while the cx88-dvb module is probing
> devices a second device is being added to the cx8802_devlist with a
> pointer not properly set yet.
> (Of course, I'm not sure why Mauro's recent change didn't work for
> Gregoire.)

Probably because I moved also some code from cx88-mpeg into cx88-dvb. We should
rewrite the locks on the drivers to work better after the KBL unlock patches
that went on 2.6.27 and 2.6.28.


Cheers,
Mauro



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