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authorJonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>2008-05-18 15:32:43 -0600
committerJonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>2008-06-20 14:05:53 -0600
commitf2b9857eee17797541b845782ade4d7a9d50f843 (patch)
tree914a00afee2ff953199f99f7cf869e3fd83b36bd /drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c
parent0b2806768899dba5967bcd4a3b93eaed9a1dc4f3 (diff)
downloadlinux-f2b9857eee17797541b845782ade4d7a9d50f843.tar.gz
Add a bunch of cycle_kernel_lock() calls
All of the open() functions which don't need the BKL on their face may still depend on its acquisition to serialize opens against driver initialization. So make those functions acquire then release the BKL to be on the safe side. Signed-off-by: Jonathan Corbet <corbet@lwn.net>
Diffstat (limited to 'drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c')
-rw-r--r--drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c3
1 files changed, 2 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c b/drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c
index be2c623a986..1d9100561c8 100644
--- a/drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c
+++ b/drivers/char/scx200_gpio.c
@@ -12,6 +12,7 @@
#include <linux/kernel.h>
#include <linux/init.h>
#include <linux/platform_device.h>
+#include <linux/smp_lock.h>
#include <asm/uaccess.h>
#include <asm/io.h>
@@ -46,12 +47,12 @@ struct nsc_gpio_ops scx200_gpio_ops = {
};
EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(scx200_gpio_ops);
-/* No BKL needed here: no global resources used */
static int scx200_gpio_open(struct inode *inode, struct file *file)
{
unsigned m = iminor(inode);
file->private_data = &scx200_gpio_ops;
+ cycle_kernel_lock();
if (m >= MAX_PINS)
return -EINVAL;
return nonseekable_open(inode, file);