Re: More PCI races...

From: David Woodhouse (
Date: Fri Jun 16 2000 - 05:12:59 EST said:
> > Can we declare that pci_remove_device may not be called from IRQ
> > context?

> I think you can only declare it if you fix the kernel so it doesn't
> happen. I don't know what else (if anything) even uses this, but for
> CardBus, devices do get removed in IRQ context.

That's sort of what I meant by the question - how easy would it be to fix
up CardBus, which is the only current code I know of that's likely to do
this? Actually making the declaration and sticking the semaphore in is the
easy part :)


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