***SPAM*** Re: [ofa-general] Re: [PATCH v3] ipoib: do not join broadcast group if interface is brought down
yosefe at voltaire.com
Wed Jan 7 15:55:26 PST 2009
> OK, so the race exists in the current code, but no one has hit it enough
> to track it down. Maybe we can fix it later.
> But you ignored my second question about lock nesting problems?
> - R.
Youre right, ipoib_mcast_join() better not be called with spinlocks.
If we assume that we don't fix this race now than that lock can be dropped.
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