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Date:	Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:49:21 +0200
From:	Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay@...hat.com>
To:	netdev@...r.kernel.org
Cc:	vfalico@...il.com, j.vosburgh@...il.com, andy@...yhouse.net,
	davem@...emloft.net, Nikolay Aleksandrov <nikolay@...hat.com>
Subject: [PATCH net-next v2 0/7] bonding: get rid of curr_slave_lock

Hi all,
This is the second patch-set dealing with bond locking and the purpose here
is to convert curr_slave_lock into a spinlock called "mode_lock" which can
be used in the various modes for their specific needs. The first three
patches cleanup the use of curr_slave_lock and prepare it for the
conversion which is done in patch 4 and then the modes that were using
their own locks are converted to use the new "mode_lock" giving us the
opportunity to remove their locks.
This patch-set has been tested in each mode by running enslave/release of
slaves in parallel with traffic transmission and miimon=1 i.e. running
all the time. In fact this lead to the discovery of a subtle bug related to
RCU which will be fixed in -net.
Also did an allmodconfig test just in case :-)

v2: fix bond_3ad_state_machine_handler's use of mode_lock and
    curr_slave_lock

Best regards,
 Nikolay Aleksandrov


Nikolay Aleksandrov (7):
  bonding: 3ad: clean up curr_slave_lock usage
  bonding: alb: remove curr_slave_lock
  bonding: clean curr_slave_lock use
  bonding: convert curr_slave_lock to a spinlock and rename it
  bonding: alb: convert to bond->mode_lock
  bonding: 3ad: convert to bond->mode_lock
  bonding: adjust locking comments

 drivers/net/bonding/bond_3ad.c     |  84 ++++++--------------
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_3ad.h     |   1 -
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_alb.c     | 159 +++++++++----------------------------
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_alb.h     |   2 -
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_debugfs.c |   4 +-
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_main.c    |  89 ++++-----------------
 drivers/net/bonding/bond_options.c |  10 +--
 drivers/net/bonding/bonding.h      |  16 ++--
 8 files changed, 91 insertions(+), 274 deletions(-)

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1.9.3

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