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Date:	Tue, 11 Mar 2014 02:11:11 +0530
From:	"Srivatsa S. Bhat" <srivatsa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
To:	paulus@...ba.org, oleg@...hat.com, mingo@...nel.org,
	rjw@...ysocki.net, rusty@...tcorp.com.au, peterz@...radead.org,
	tglx@...utronix.de, akpm@...ux-foundation.org
Cc:	paulmck@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, tj@...nel.org, walken@...gle.com,
	ego@...ux.vnet.ibm.com, linux@....linux.org.uk,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, linux-arch@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-pm@...r.kernel.org, linuxppc-dev@...abs.org,
	srivatsa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com,
	Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@...el.com>,
	Jean Delvare <jdelvare@...e.de>,
	Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>, lm-sensors@...sensors.org,
	Guenter Roeck <linux@...ck-us.net>,
	"Srivatsa S. Bhat" <srivatsa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
Subject: [PATCH v3 44/52] hwmon,
 coretemp: Fix CPU hotplug callback registration

Subsystems that want to register CPU hotplug callbacks, as well as perform
initialization for the CPUs that are already online, often do it as shown
below:

	get_online_cpus();

	for_each_online_cpu(cpu)
		init_cpu(cpu);

	register_cpu_notifier(&foobar_cpu_notifier);

	put_online_cpus();

This is wrong, since it is prone to ABBA deadlocks involving the
cpu_add_remove_lock and the cpu_hotplug.lock (when running concurrently
with CPU hotplug operations).

Instead, the correct and race-free way of performing the callback
registration is:

	cpu_notifier_register_begin();

	for_each_online_cpu(cpu)
		init_cpu(cpu);

	/* Note the use of the double underscored version of the API */
	__register_cpu_notifier(&foobar_cpu_notifier);

	cpu_notifier_register_done();


Fix the hwmon coretemp code by using this latter form of callback
registration.

Cc: Fenghua Yu <fenghua.yu@...el.com>
Cc: Jean Delvare <jdelvare@...e.de>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@...nel.org>
Cc: lm-sensors@...sensors.org
Acked-by: Guenter Roeck <linux@...ck-us.net>
Signed-off-by: Srivatsa S. Bhat <srivatsa.bhat@...ux.vnet.ibm.com>
---

 drivers/hwmon/coretemp.c |   14 +++++++-------
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/hwmon/coretemp.c b/drivers/hwmon/coretemp.c
index bbb0b0d..746a6ad 100644
--- a/drivers/hwmon/coretemp.c
+++ b/drivers/hwmon/coretemp.c
@@ -849,20 +849,20 @@ static int __init coretemp_init(void)
 	if (err)
 		goto exit;
 
-	get_online_cpus();
+	cpu_notifier_register_begin();
 	for_each_online_cpu(i)
 		get_core_online(i);
 
 #ifndef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
 	if (list_empty(&pdev_list)) {
-		put_online_cpus();
+		cpu_notifier_register_done();
 		err = -ENODEV;
 		goto exit_driver_unreg;
 	}
 #endif
 
-	register_hotcpu_notifier(&coretemp_cpu_notifier);
-	put_online_cpus();
+	__register_hotcpu_notifier(&coretemp_cpu_notifier);
+	cpu_notifier_register_done();
 	return 0;
 
 #ifndef CONFIG_HOTPLUG_CPU
@@ -877,8 +877,8 @@ static void __exit coretemp_exit(void)
 {
 	struct pdev_entry *p, *n;
 
-	get_online_cpus();
-	unregister_hotcpu_notifier(&coretemp_cpu_notifier);
+	cpu_notifier_register_begin();
+	__unregister_hotcpu_notifier(&coretemp_cpu_notifier);
 	mutex_lock(&pdev_list_mutex);
 	list_for_each_entry_safe(p, n, &pdev_list, list) {
 		platform_device_unregister(p->pdev);
@@ -886,7 +886,7 @@ static void __exit coretemp_exit(void)
 		kfree(p);
 	}
 	mutex_unlock(&pdev_list_mutex);
-	put_online_cpus();
+	cpu_notifier_register_done();
 	platform_driver_unregister(&coretemp_driver);
 }
 

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