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authorArnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>2010-07-08 10:18:46 +0200
committerJens Axboe <jaxboe@fusionio.com>2010-08-07 18:25:00 +0200
commit8a6cfeb6deca3a8fefd639d898b0d163c0b5d368 (patch)
tree9a633ad48c3b1ada0519ee7bade0602f940037f6 /block/ioctl.c
parent34484062445fe905bf02c72f87ddda21881acda3 (diff)
downloadlinaro-lsk-8a6cfeb6deca3a8fefd639d898b0d163c0b5d368.tar.gz
block: push down BKL into .locked_ioctl
As a preparation for the removal of the big kernel lock in the block layer, this removes the BKL from the common ioctl handling code, moving it into every single driver still using it. Signed-off-by: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de> Acked-by: Christoph Hellwig <hch@infradead.org> Signed-off-by: Jens Axboe <jaxboe@fusionio.com>
Diffstat (limited to 'block/ioctl.c')
-rw-r--r--block/ioctl.c11
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 10 deletions
diff --git a/block/ioctl.c b/block/ioctl.c
index e8eb679f2f9..1cfa8d449d9 100644
--- a/block/ioctl.c
+++ b/block/ioctl.c
@@ -163,18 +163,10 @@ int __blkdev_driver_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, fmode_t mode,
unsigned cmd, unsigned long arg)
{
struct gendisk *disk = bdev->bd_disk;
- int ret;
if (disk->fops->ioctl)
return disk->fops->ioctl(bdev, mode, cmd, arg);
- if (disk->fops->locked_ioctl) {
- lock_kernel();
- ret = disk->fops->locked_ioctl(bdev, mode, cmd, arg);
- unlock_kernel();
- return ret;
- }
-
return -ENOTTY;
}
/*
@@ -185,8 +177,7 @@ int __blkdev_driver_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, fmode_t mode,
EXPORT_SYMBOL_GPL(__blkdev_driver_ioctl);
/*
- * always keep this in sync with compat_blkdev_ioctl() and
- * compat_blkdev_locked_ioctl()
+ * always keep this in sync with compat_blkdev_ioctl()
*/
int blkdev_ioctl(struct block_device *bdev, fmode_t mode, unsigned cmd,
unsigned long arg)