Re: Q. locking order of dcache_lru_lock

From: J. R. Okajima
Date: Mon Apr 11 2011 - 08:34:17 EST

Peter Zijlstra:
> Not really a problem, locking order is simply a tool/scheme to avoid
> deadlocks. Since there is no deadlock potential its fine to 'violate'
> locking order.

I see.
Then lockdep always ignore all tyrlocks?

Thank you for answering.

J. R. Okajima
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