Re: [PATCH] scsi: sr: get rid of sr global mutex
From: Merlijn Wajer
Date: Tue Feb 18 2020 - 09:40:15 EST
On 18/02/2020 06:39, Martin K. Petersen wrote:
>>> When replacing the Big Kernel Lock in commit
>>> 2a48fc0ab24241755dc93bfd4f01d68efab47f5a ("block: autoconvert trivial
>>> BKL users to private mutex"), the lock was replaced with a sr-wide
>> Applied to 5.7/scsi-queue, thanks!
> Doesn't build. Please rebase on top of 5.7/scsi-queue and
> resubmit. Thanks!
I've sent out a new (v2) patch, based on `5.7/scsi-queue`. I've sent it
out using my work-email for proper attribution, and now it also matches
Sorry for the hassle.
One question -- I would like to put in some extra work to get this patch
(or some version of it) sent out to stable trees as well. Is there any
additional work I can do to get that going, or is it a matter of
emailing the right person/list?
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