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Date:	Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:11:27 -0400
From:	Tejun Heo <>
To:	Lai Jiangshan <>
	Andrew Morton <>,
	David Rientjes <>,
	Tetsuo Handa <>,
	Nishanth Aravamudan <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] kthread_work: wake up worker only when the worker is idle

On Sat, Jul 26, 2014 at 12:03:59PM +0800, Lai Jiangshan wrote:
> If the worker task is not idle, it may sleep on some conditions by the request
> of the work.  Our unfriendly wakeup in the insert_kthread_work() may confuse
> the worker.
> Signed-off-by: Lai Jiangshan <>

Applied to wq/for-3.17.


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