Re: [PATCH 3/3] kernel/workqueue: Suppress a false positive lockdep complaint

From: Johannes Berg
Date: Thu Oct 25 2018 - 16:13:44 EST

On Thu, 2018-10-25 at 15:36 +0000, Tejun Heo wrote:
> We
> wanna annotate the users for the exceptions rather than weakening the
> workqueue lockdep checks, especially because workqueue related
> deadlocks can be pretty difficult to trigger and root cause
> afterwards.

I think you just said more in that one sentence than I wrote in all the
emails on this ;-)