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Date:	Wed, 29 Nov 2006 12:06:07 -0800 (PST)
From:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
To:	herbert@...dor.apana.org.au
Cc:	a.p.zijlstra@...llo.nl, netdev@...r.kernel.org,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, akpm@...l.org, mingo@...e.hu,
	gandalf@...g.westbo.se
Subject: Re: [PATCH] lockdep: fix sk->sk_callback_lock locking

From: Herbert Xu <herbert@...dor.apana.org.au>
Date: Wed, 29 Nov 2006 23:07:09 +1100

> On Wed, Nov 29, 2006 at 12:42:24PM +0100, Peter Zijlstra wrote:
> > 
> > However I'm not quite sure yet how to teach lockdep about this. The
> > proposed patch will shut it up though.
> 
> As a rule I think we should never make semantic changes to shut up
> lockdep.

Especially ones which are costly, as this proposed change is in
that it disables software interrupts in a place where that
is completely unnecessary.

Let's not even consider this patch :)
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