Re: pci_bus_lock question

From: John Rose
Date: Thu Jul 22 2004 - 10:14:24 EST

I need to remove a bus from the pci_root_buses() list, and I need to do
so from a module. Would it be preferable to export the pci_bus_lock
symbol or create wrappers in the PCI core that safely add/remove buses
to/from this list?

I'm guessing the latter :)


On Thu, 2004-07-22 at 02:08, Greg KH wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 21, 2004 at 05:21:08PM -0500, John Rose wrote:
> > But then, most of these violations are in __init functions. I think I
> > just answered my own question :)
> Yes, we don't protect the lists in those __init functions, as it isn't
> needed at that point in time.
> thanks,
> greg k-h

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