svn commit: r192535 - head/sys/kern
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Thu May 21 16:00:19 UTC 2009
In message <4A157919.7040103 at samsco.org>, Scott Long writes:
>I would also love to have destroy_dev() and make_dev() be locking-neutral.
As far as I know, there is nothing preventing that any more.
The current state of affairs still reflects a reality from before
SMPng entirely changed what "kernel locking" meant.
I would also support merging CDEV notification into devd(8), it
does not make much sense to have different mechanisms.
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