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Date:	Sat, 31 May 2008 20:11:30 -0700
From:	Arjan van de Ven <>
To:	Michael Buesch <>
Subject: PATCH] net: b44.c fix sleeping-with-spinlock-helt during resume

From: Arjan van de Ven <>
Subject: [PATCH] net: b44.c fix sleeping-with-spinlock-helt during resume
CC: Michael Buesch <>

The b44.c driver calls b44_chip_reset() from the resume path,
with the device spinlock held.
Unfortunately, b44_chip_reset() calls ssb_pcicore_dev_irqvecs_enable()
which is a sleeping function (and calls might_sleep), if and only if
the device hasn't been enabled yet.

Not having this hardware, the safest solution seems to be to enable
the irqvec before taking the spinlock...

Signed-off-by: Arjan van de Ven
 drivers/net/b44.c |   12 ++++++++++--
 1 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/net/b44.c b/drivers/net/b44.c
index 59dce6a..6028129 100644
--- a/drivers/net/b44.c
+++ b/drivers/net/b44.c
@@ -1278,6 +1278,7 @@ static void b44_chip_reset(struct b44 *bp, int reset_kind)
 		bw32(bp, B44_DMARX_CTRL, 0);
 		bp->rx_prod = bp->rx_cons = 0;
 	} else
+		/* this function sleeps! */
 		ssb_pcicore_dev_irqvecs_enable(&sdev->bus->pcicore, sdev);
 	ssb_device_enable(bp->sdev, 0);
@@ -1374,7 +1375,7 @@ static int b44_set_mac_addr(struct net_device *dev, void *p)
 /* Called at device open time to get the chip ready for
- * packet processing.  Invoked with bp->lock held.
+ * packet processing.  Sometimes invoked with bp->lock held.
 static void __b44_set_rx_mode(struct net_device *);
 static void b44_init_hw(struct b44 *bp, int reset_kind)
@@ -2288,6 +2289,13 @@ static int b44_resume(struct ssb_device *sdev)
 		return rc;
+	/*
+	 * If the device isn't enabled yet, we need to do so before taking
+	 * the spinlock, since the enablinging function sleeps.
+	 */
+	if (!ssb_device_is_enabled(bp->sdev))
+		ssb_pcicore_dev_irqvecs_enable(&sdev->bus->pcicore, sdev);

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