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Date:	Mon, 11 Aug 2014 04:45:12 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Rientjes <>
To:	Guenter Roeck <>
cc:	David Airlie <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] drm: Do not use BUG_ON(!spin_is_locked())

On Sun, 10 Aug 2014, Guenter Roeck wrote:

> spin_is_locked() always returns false in uniprocessor configurations
> and can therefore not be used with BUG_ON. Replace it with
> assert_spin_locked(), which exists for that very purpose.

It may be helpful to assess whether any of these sites should be converted 
to lockdep_assert_held() so they have no cost when lockdep isn't enabled 
but still reveal problems when debugging.
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