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Date:	Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:34:29 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: [PATCHv2 net-next 3/3] sunvnet: Schedule maybe_tx_wakeup() as
 a tasklet from ldc_rx path

From: Sowmini Varadhan <>
Date: Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10:29:41 -0400

> At the tail of vnet_event(), if we hit the maybe_tx_wakeup()
> condition, we try to take the netif_tx_lock() in the
> recv-interrupt-context and can deadlock with dev_watchdog().
> vnet_event() should schedule maybe_tx_wakeup() as a tasklet
> to avoid this deadlock
> Signed-off-by: Sowmini Varadhan <>

Applied, thanks.
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