Re: tty/ldisc fix in 2.4

From: Marcelo Tosatti
Date: Thu Dec 16 2004 - 06:01:58 EST

On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 01:42:29PM +0900, Horms wrote:
> Hi,

Hi Horms,

> I am unable to find a fix for the tty/ldisc problem (CAN-2004-0814)
> in 2.4.28 or 2.4 bitkeeper. I am wondering if anyone can either
> point me to what I am missing or indicate if there is a reason
> the patch hasn't been included. e.g. it slipped through the cracks.

The patch has not been included in 2.4.28 because it was too late in the
v2.4.28 cycle for them to be included - they are quite intrusive.

And they there didnt seem stable at the time - but yes - we
should now make an effort to include the locking fixes in 2.4.29.

> The last I can find of it is here:

Jason, can you point us at your last patch ?
Has it been deployed in production ?

> I am just curious, I am quite happy applying Jason Baron's patch.

Sergey, I recall you seeing SieFS breakage due to Jason's patch -
what was your finding on that?

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