Re: [git pull] drm: previous pull req + 1.

From: Benjamin Herrenschmidt
Date: Mon Jun 22 2009 - 20:08:04 EST

On Mon, 2009-06-22 at 10:18 +0200, Thomas HellstrÃm wrote:

> It would be very helpful if we could introduce an fbdev mutex that
> protects fbdev accesses to the kernel map and to the fbdev acceleration
> functions.

As far as I can remember, all fbdev operations are done under the
console semaphore.

(I know I did fix a bunch of that crap ages ago).


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