Re: 3.8-rc2: EFI framebuffer lock inversion...

From: Linus Torvalds
Date: Thu Jan 03 2013 - 14:40:57 EST

On Thu, Jan 3, 2013 at 5:11 AM, Alan Cox <alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> The fb layer locking was broken. I posted patches early December which
> should have fixed the ones we know about. ('fb: Rework locking to fix
> lock ordering on takeover').

That patch causes compile errors with "allmodconfig":

ERROR: "do_take_over_console" [drivers/video/console/fbcon.ko] undefined!
make[1]: *** [__modpost] Error 1
make: *** [modules] Error 2
make: *** Waiting for unfinished jobs....


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