Re: [discuss] Re: unregister_ioctl32_conversion and modules. ioctl32 revisited.

From: Michael S. Tsirkin
Date: Thu Dec 16 2004 - 03:34:49 EST

Quoting r. Andrew Morton (akpm@xxxxxxxx) "Re: [discuss] Re: unregister_ioctl32_conversion and modules. ioctl32 revisited.":
> Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > I think Michael's patch is best (but I'm probably biased) because it addresses
> > the independent problem of a race in unregister_ioctl32_conversion() too
> > (and some other smaller issues in ioctl 32bit emulation)
> They should be separate patches.
> > Andrew, could we replace unlocked_ioctl.patch with Michael's patch?
> Where would one locate Michael's patch?

Here it is for review (against 2.6.10-rc3)
I plan to incorporate Arnd Bergmann's comments and repost later today.

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