Re: [RFC][PATCH 2/9] deadlock prevention core

From: David Miller
Date: Tue Aug 08 2006 - 18:07:56 EST

I think the new atomic operation that will seemingly occur on every
device SKB free is unacceptable.

You also cannot modify netdev->flags in the lockless manner in which
you do, it must be done with the appropriate locking, such as holding
the RTNL semaphore.
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at