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Date:	Wed, 24 Nov 2010 11:09:06 -0800 (PST)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next] bnx2x: Disable local BHes to prevent a
 dead-lock situation

From: "Vladislav Zolotarov" <>
Date: Wed, 24 Nov 2010 15:45:10 +0200

> From: Eric Dumazet <>
> According to Eric's suggestion:
> Disable local BHes to prevent a dead-lock situation between sch_direct_xmit()
> (Soft_IRQ context) and bnx2x_tx_int (called by bnx2x_run_loopback() - syscall
> context), as both are taking a netif_tx_lock().
> Signed-off-by: Eric Dumazet <>
> Signed-off-by: Vladislav Zolotarov <>
> Signed-off-by: Eilon Greenstein <>

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