Re: [patch -rt] make gendev_rel_sem a compat_semaphore

From: Ingo Molnar
Date: Thu Nov 17 2005 - 03:38:35 EST

* Steven Rostedt <rostedt@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I was getting the following:
> BUG: nonzero lock count 10 at exit time?
> modprobe: 2972 [ffff81007e1aaf70, 116]

> Looking into this I see that gendev_rel_sem, which is only used when
> the device is unregistered, is defined as a semaphore. This patch
> changes this to be a compat_semaphore.

thanks, applied.

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