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Date:	Fri, 29 Oct 2010 08:41:34 +1100
From:	Dave Chinner <>
To:	Christoph Hellwig <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/4] fs: remove inode_lock from iput_final and

On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 08:00:57AM -0400, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> Looks good - although at this point you could already remove inode_lock
> from igrab, too.

Yes, it probably can go at this point - after the next three patches
it's pretty much the only place the lock is left, so it's not really
protecting anything anymore...


Dave Chinner
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