Re: Re: [PATCH] kernfs: Convert from atomic_t to refcount_t on kernfs_node->count

From: Greg Kroah-Hartman
Date: Thu Jul 22 2021 - 02:32:30 EST

On Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 02:25:18PM +0800, Xiyu Yang wrote:
> Hi Greg,
> I'm not sure why failed... I send it again now.
> I consider it as a reference count due to its related operations and
> the developer's comments, such as "put a reference count on a
> kernfs_node" around the kernfs_put().

I'm sorry, but I have no context for this statement, what are you
referring to?

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greg k-h