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Date:	Mon, 18 Aug 2008 11:36:33 +1000
From:	Herbert Xu <herbert@...dor.apana.org.au>
To:	David Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
Cc:	jarkao2@...il.com, netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] pkt_sched: Destroy gen estimators under rtnl_lock().

On Sun, Aug 17, 2008 at 06:35:05PM -0700, David Miller wrote:
>
> That's why I got rid of the "resample" code in these places
> and tried to move everything into RCU.

Right.

> I think I see another way out of this:
> 
> 1) Add __QDISC_STATE_DEACTIVATE.
> 
> 2) Set it right before dev_deactivate() swaps resets the qdisc
>    pointer.
> 
> 3) Test it in dev_queue_xmit() et al. once the qdisc root lock is
>    acquired, and drop lock and resample ->qdisc if
>    __QDISC_STATE_DEACTIVATE is set.

Yep this sounds good to me.

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