> > > > You've just made the driver horribly racy on SMP or preempt
> > > > systems..
> > >
> > > Well, as long as toshiba does not make SMP notebooks, we are safe ;-).
> > ... or preempt. Which doesn't really depend on Toshiba.
> Does that mean my very first kernel patch, insignificant as it is, is
> probably acceptable?
> Should I resubmit it? I haven't tried 2.5.34 yet, and 2.5.33 had keyboard
> problems that prevented me from using it.
Perhaps adding #ifdef CONFIG_SMP #error Not SMP safe, #ifdef
CONFIG_PREEMPT #error Not preempt safe and resubmitting is not such a
It would be nice to make it preempt/smp safe, through. [SMP notebooks
are not so unreasonable; think p4 hyperthreading].
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